LAHORE - Special teams of Punjab Labour and Human Resource Department conducted raids on seven petrol pumps of the provincial metropolis to check accuracy of weights and measures.

Deputy Controller Weights and Measures Punjab Arshad Mahmood Tarar, along with Labour Department teams, carried out raids at seven petrol pumps, out of which six were found selling petrol with less measurement by tempering the government seals and equipment. Petrol pumps, found with less measuring of petrol are Meher Gas Station Sanda Road, Highway Traders Bahawalpur House, Haider Filling Service Centre Main Peco Road, Usman Filling Station Kot Lakhpat, Ghausia Service Centre Wapda Town and A&A Filling Station Johar Town Lahore. As many as 45 nozzles were checked out of which 18 were found with less measuring. Only one petrol pump, Ravi Service Station was found in accurate measuring position.