Firdous reprimands AC Sialkot over sale of substandard items in Ramadan bazaars

SIALKOT (Dunya News) - Special Assistant to Chief Minister Punjab Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan has reprimanded Assistant Commissioner Sialkot Sonia Sadaf for failing to control the sale of substandard items in Ramadan bazaars.

Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan paid a special visit to the Ramadan bazaars. Assistant Commissioner Sonia Sadaf and other officials were also present on the occasion. Firdous Ashiq Awan took stern notice of the sale of substandard goods and told AC Sialkot that it was her duty to check the quality of the goods.

The Special Assistant ordered to remove immediately all the poor quality fruits from the shops in Ramadan bazaar.

She said that Ramadan bazaars have been set up by the government, it cannot be given in the hands of such thugs adding that the government is responsible here.

When the Assistant Commissioner Sialkot tried to give her position and said that our people are always present here, Firdous Ashiq Awan reprimanded her and said, you are getting paid for the work and it is your duty to keep a check on the things here.

Dr Firdous Awan said that the government is suffering from bureaucratic machinations. If you are an assistant commissioner, you should face the public instead of hiding. On this occasion, AC Sonia Sadaf angrily left the venue.