Hafizabad: 48 profiteers challaned
HAFIZABAD: As many as 48 profiteers were challaned by the special price magistrates during last two weeks in the district. A total of Rs18,400 was charged from the profiteers in the head of fines. Price magistrates have ordered the shopkeepers to display price lists at their premises conspicuously and desist from fleecing the consumers.
They warned continuous crackdowns against habitual profiteers and defaulters would be put behind the bar under the Essential Commodities Act.