Gujranwala: 1,000 flour bags seized
GUJRANWALA: A joint team of food department and police seized over 1,000 flour bags from a godown at lorry adda and a truck near Cantonment on Thursday. Reports said the food department received information that a huge quantity of flour bags had been hoarded in a secret godown at lorry adda to smuggle them to tribal areas through buses.
A party, led by two food inspectors Azmat Ali Cheema and Baber Shahzad Gondal, raided there and recovered flour bags.
Flour bags were purchased by smugglers from sale points in the city at a fixed price of Rs295 per 20kg bag.
Police have registered a case against unidentified people. In another incident, the Cantonment police seized a truck laden with flour bags on GT Road and arrested its driver Nusrat Javed.
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