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‘Chungi nakas’ being removed from cattle market

October 15, 2013 On the directive of Chief Secretary Sindh, Muhammad Ejaz Chaudhry, the `Chungi nakas' are being removed from the cattle market in the metropolis. A statement here on Monday said the Commissioner Karachi, Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui, is supervising the process. It said that after the removal of the Chungi nakas a report would be presented to the Chief Secretary Sindh. The Chief Secretary Sindh has also directed action against those fleecing the people, the statement added.…

Cattle market generates Rs 1.8 billion business

October 12, 2013 MOHAMMAD BILAL TAHIR The annual cattle market generated some Rs 18 billion business activities this year with around 190, 000 sacrificial animals for sales, it is learnt. Customers, however, complain that this year too the prices of animals are on higher side "every year the rates of animals go up unchecked making it difficult for them to perform annual religious duty". Although the famous Sahiwal Bull has a price tag ranging from Rs 300, 000 to Rs 1.5m it is the…

Illegal makeshift cattle markets dot Karachi’s landscape

MOHAMMAD BILAL TAHIR October 25, 2012: In presumptuous violation of orders of the Sindh Home Department, elements in connivance with the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation and other relevant stakeholders have set up illegal makeshift cattle markets, which are properly organized, in various areas of city, casting doubts on the writ of the Sindh Police. Since Eid-ul-Adha, religious festival for Muslims, is fast-approaching, the appearance of illegal makeshift animal markets and…

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