Efforts On To Curb Sale Of Spurious Pesticides, Fertilizers
Muhammad Irfan 24 days ago Tue 25th June 2019 | 05:50 PM
FAISALABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 25th Jun, 2019 ) ::The Agriculture Department has accelerated efforts to curb selling of spurious pesticides and fertilizers.
A spokesman for the Agriculture Extension Department told APP on Tuesday that on the government directives, a crackdown on sale of spurious pesticides and fertilizers was launched on July 1, 2018, and the agri task force confiscated huge quantity of spurious pesticides and fertilizers worth Rs 27.
The field staff has also been activated besides launching of a mobile phone number 0300-2955539 for receiving complaints through SMS and Whatsapp. These complaints would be resolved within 24 hours by taking prompt action against the dealers involved in sale of spurious pesticides and fertilizers, he added.