Qaim approves Rs 3450 per 100kg wheat price
August 17, 2013
Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah on Friday approved wheat price as Rs 3450 per 100 kg. The approval of wheat price was given by the Chief Minister in a meeting which was attended among others by the Provincial Minister for Food Jam Mehtab Dahar, Advisor Finance Murad Ali Shah, Chief Secretary Sindh Chaudhry Muhammad Ijaz and other officials.
The Chief Minister directed the officials concerned to ensure the supply of wheat and wheat flour on fixed rates to the people. The Provincial Minister for Food informed the meeting that the wheat kept in goodowns is safe. He said that the officials concerned have been asked to take protective measures to save wheat stock kept in godowns from the effects of rains in the province.
Provincial Secretary, Food, Naseer Jamali informed the meeting that 30000 mt wheat would be released to flour mills during the current month. Courtesy APP
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