Raids on profiteers, Rs149000 fine recovered

December 4, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Karachi: On the instructions of Commissioner Karachi Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui, the assistance commissioners of Karachi raided different markets and fined profiteers, said a handout on Wednesday.

Action was taken against 16 milk sellers, 13 fruit sellers, 35 vegetable sellers, 20 grocers, 14 poultry traders and one flour seller and a total fine of Rs149000 was collected by challenging 99 profiteers.