MIANWALI - The district administration during grand operation against encroachments on Provincial Highway at Wan Bhachran fined several shopkeepers. As detail, following a host of complaints encroachments on Provincial Highway at Wan Bhachran, DCO Tariq Mehmood along with TMO Khadim Hussain Jillani, XEN Provincial Highway Jamshed Ali, Circle Revenue Officer Malik Ghulam Rasul, TO-R Asad Khan and Wan Bhachran Police SHO Mehr Khan paid a surprise visit to the area. The sudden visit of the DCO spread panic among the shopkeepers and vendors. The DCO, on the occasion, directed the Administrator and XEN Highway to determine the highway area by fixing flags and putting whitestone, so that action against encroachers could continue. Meanwhile, the DCO fined Rs2000 each two restaurant owners namely Mushtaq Ahmed and Muhammad Sultan which was recovered on the spot. They were also sent to jail for three days. While others shopkeepers - Muhammad Iqbal and Shan Muhammad Shah were also fined of Rs1,000 each and were imprisoned for three days.