AHMEDPUR EAST - Punjab Minister for Irrigation Yawar Zaman has directed the authority concerned to ensure supply of essential commodities to citizens on cheaper rates. He said this while inspecting Ramazan Bazaar here the other day. DCO Imran Sikandar Baloch, AC Malik Attaul Haq Khokhar, TMO Mazhar Rasheed and PML-N local leaders Qazi Burhan Farid and Tariq Rasheed Malik were also present on the occasion.

The Minister checked prices of different fruits, vegetables and ghee etc and expressed his dissatisfaction over Market Committee performance. He directed the administration to open two more chicken shops besides supply of standardized fruit in Ramazan Bazaar.

Yawar Zaman also ordered the administration to reduce the rate of potato and ghee. He asked the AC to hold a meeting with PML-N Qazi Burhan Farid for the improvement of Ramazan Bazaar.

Irrigation Minister said that there should be no compromise on providing relief to people and he won’t tolerate any negligence in this regard. He advised shopkeepers to sell commodities on prescribed prices.

ROOMS ALLOTED TO MPAS: Punjab Assembly Speaker Rana Iqbal has allotted residential rooms to three MPAs of Bahawalpur district, Mrs Fauzia Ayub Qureshi, Qazi Adnan Farid and Malik Khalid Mehmood Warran. Since last year they were residing in hotels during Punjab Assembly sessions.