KARACHI: Provincial Minister for Food Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has said that Sindh Food Department has procured 5290913 wheat bags and 9070913 jute bags have been provided to the growers, this is he said while presiding over a departmental meeting here in his office on Friday. He said that during the same period last year only 24 lac and 72 thousand were procured. Due to the measures of Sindh Food Department the growers and the people had got relief. Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar added, ‘His doors are open for all stakeholders including flour mills association and the wheat procurement in his progress’. Food Minister said that food department would complete the target of procurement of 13 lac tones wheat soon and section 144 had been imposed to stop illegal movement of wheat to other provinces and smuggling to Afghanistan and Iran. Action are being taken against illegal movement of wheat and smuggling of wheat with the help of police and rangers.
04 MEMBER TURKISH DELEGATION CALLED ON SPEAKER SINDH ASSEMBLY
KARACHI: A 4 member delegation of Turkey headed by Mr. Turkat Purguh Director P&D, Pak Turk, Mr. Ozcaniana Anan, Country representative, Mr. Alikaran, Regional Director and Mr. Bilal Durrani called on Agha Siraj Khan Durrani Speaker Provincial Assembly of Sindh at his chamber and exchanged their views on bilateral issues. On the occasion Agha Siraj Khan Durrani presented Sindhi Ajrak to the members of delegation.