Punjab Govt Taking Stakeholders On-board To Control Price Hike
Muhammad Irfan 24 days ago Mon 26th August 2019 | 12:02 AM
LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 25th Aug, 2019 ) :Chairman Task Force on Price Control Chaudhry Muhammad Akram said that there was no room for dialogue and trade with India until Kashmir issue was not resolved.
He said, "Punjab government was taking growers, whole sellers and retailers on board to control price-hike." Chairman Task Force said that a list would be issued after deliberations and reviewing the current prices of eatables and strict action would be taken against those who would not follow the revised rate list.
Chaudhry Muhammad Akram urged that media has to play its role in creating awareness among the people about the importance of rate lists.
He said that inflation could not be controlled unless people ask about the rate lists from sellers or shopkeepers.
Government was taking steps to ensure the selling of commodities on fixed rates, he added.
Whole sellers were earning double and triple profit which was needed to be checked.