Women protest against Baitul Maal staffers
KASUR: More than 100 women on Tuesday staged a demonstration in front of the DCO office against Punjab Baitul Maal staffers for extorting money from them in the name of application forms.
Talking to newsmen, the protesting women alleged that Waqas, Mehboob Bokhari and Muhammad Anwar of Punjab Baitul Maal were extorting hundreds of rupees from them. They further alleged that the accused staffer charged Rs 50 for filling forms.
The protesters, including Sakina, Zehra and Haleema Bibi, said that they deposited their original CNICs and amount to them some days ago but now these officials were neither returning their CNICS nor completing their application forms.
Taking notice of it, EDO (CD) Riazuddin Shah raided at the Baitul Maal office and recovered about 500 CNICs and application forms from there.