569,596 flour bags to be sold on subsidized rates at Ramazan bazaars
Under Chief Minister Punjab Ramadan Package, 569,596 bags of wheat flour will be sold in Ramazan bazaars on subsidized rates during the holy month of Ramazan-ulMubarak. District Food Controller Amjad Majeed Gondal said here Wednesday that 447,216 wheat flour bags of 10 kg weight and 122,380 bags of 20 kg weight will be sold during the holy month.
He said that 13,552 bags of 10 kg weight would be supplied on daily basis in 19 Ramazan bazaars set up in the district which would be sold at the rate of Rs 290 per bag while 4220 bags of 20 kg weight would be supplied at fair price shops which would be sold at Rs 620 per bag.
He said that 10 kg flour bag would also be available in open market at Rs 310 per bag. He said that supervisory committees had been constituted to monitor supply of wheat flour in Ramazan bazaars.—