PESHAWAR : Secretary Agriculture, Livestock, Cooperatives and Fisheries, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Hussein Zada has directed the launching of a province-wide campaign against fake pesticide and adulteration in fertilizers after Eid. He issued these directives to Director General (DG) Agriculture (Extension) while presiding over a meeting. He said that the farmers of the province are complaining of adulteration in pesticides and poor quality and expecting departmental proceedings in this regard.

He said that farmers would never be left at the mercy of greedy and blackmailer shopkeepers. He said that the department of Agriculture-Extension through its vigilance committees will take action against adulterated fertilizers and substandard pesticides in all districts of the province.