Several shops fined for profiteering

Sibi: Fines on several shops selling daily commodities and chickens were imposed besides issuing warnings to other shopkeepers during a crackdown launched by district administration Sibi against profiteers.

According to reports, staff of district administration Sibi under the supervision of Assistant Commissioner, Sibi, Ali Shah Abbasi cracked down against profiteers. Owners of several shops selling daily commodities and chickens were fined while warning to other owners of shops were strictly warned to follow the prices of daily commodities and chickens issued by the district price committee, Sibi.

Talking to media, including PPI, on the occasion, Assistant Commissioner, Sibi, Ali Shah Abbasi said that strict legal action would be taken against those shops found violating price list issued by the district price committee, Sibi. He added that in compliance with the directives of Deputy Commissioner, Sibi, Mansoor Qazi, price control checking would remain in progress in Sibi city in order to provide relief to the citizens of Sibi.