Punjab govt increases wheat quota to flour mills
LAHORE (City News) – The Punjab government, on the directives of Chief Minister Usman Buzdar, has taken a major step for stabilizing price of flour by increasing the wheat quota to the mills.
Usman Buzdar said in a statement that Punjab government will provide 25,000 tons of wheat to flour mills on a daily basis.
He said that Punjab is the only province where 20-kilogram flour sack is available at the price of Rs860.
The chief minister added that he was personally monitoring the flour prices and dispatch of stocks to mills for ensuring the provision of relief to the citizens.