LAHORE  - The Public Accounts Committee (PAC-1) Tuesday taking notice of misuse of the rest houses in Punjab has directed the authorities concerned to submit a comprehensive report in this regard till tomorrow (Thursday).

The meeting of PAC-1 held at Punjab Assembly’s committee room with chairman, Mian Mehmood-ur-Rasheed in the chair, while committee members, Sabtain Khan, Dr Waseem Akhtar, Malik Waheed, Asghar Dogar and Saira Iftikhar attended the meeting.

The meeting reviewed the audit paras of revenue department, while Member Board of Revenue Punjab, Nadeem Ashraf gave the briefing to the committee.

Ashraf informing the committee that rest houses fall under the preview of commissioners and district coordination officers and they were responsible for stopping the misuse of these public properties.

The committee asked the authorities concerned to also submit a detailed report regarding the number of rest houses and various arrangements concerning these public properties.