110 shopkeepers fined for profiteering


KARACHI: Commissioner Karachi Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui said that under the ongoing operation against profiteering and food adulteration, by Karachi divisional and district administration fined 110 shopkeepers on Wednesday.

He said that a total of Rs206600 fine had been charged from the shopkeepers who sold milk, flour, pulses, meat, fruits and chicken on more rates than prescribed by the government.

The crackdown was carried on profiteers in Saddar, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Orangi, Liaquatabad, North Nazimabad, New Karachi, Model Colony, Shah Faisal and Korangi.

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