PAKPATTAN: Deputy Commissioner (DC) Ahmed Kamal Wednesday asked officers to ensure provision of daily use items to consumers on official rates.
Addressing a meeting of the official, the DC directed officers to take action against shopkeepers, who violate official rates.
DC HOLDS OPEN COURT TODAY: The Deputy Commissioner (DC) and DPO Bilal Umaar are holding an open court here Qaboola Town today (January 16). Officers of all departments will attend the open court.
MINOR GIRL DIES IN ROAD ACCIDENT: A minor girl died in a road accident caused by dense fog on Wednesday. The daughter of Muhammad Tanveer Khan of Chak 47/EB was crossing Sahiwal Road, Arifwala, when a speeding rickshaw hit her, leaving her dead on the spot.
CITIZENS FACING POWER, GAS SHORTAGE: Citizens faced severe shortage of electricity and gas on Wednesday. The gas and power shortage has affected business activities. The locals urged the relevant higher authorities to look into the matter.
PRISONER DIES IN HOSPITAL: A prisoner died in hospital.
Hakim Ali was facing jail term on charges of drug peddling. He fell ill in the jail and was brought to hospital where he died.
MAN COMMITS SUICIDE: A man committed suicide over a domestic dispute. Rehan, 35, of village 4/1R was upset owing to a domestic issue for a few days. On the day of incident, he shot himself dead.