TOBA TEK SINGH – The District Agriculture Department has launched crackdown on fake phosphorous fertilizer dealers and rounded up one dealer.

According to Agriculture (extension) Deputy District Officer Ch Khalid Mahmood, a team conducted a raid on a fake fertilizer dealer Rizwan Rasheed’s shop and seized 100 fake DAP fertilizer bags and handed over him to the police, who registered a case against the accused.

The DDO warned the fertilizers’ dealers that they should not sale fake fertilizers to growers as no one would be allowed to exploit growers and such elements would be taken to task.