Posted by: Salman Mugsi
Mian Manzoor Wattoo, the historical lota of Pakistan, who is nowadays is in Pakistan People’s Party enjoying the ministry has said that government is unable to decrease the prices of the sugar, and the billionairre sugar mill owners and other hoarders won’t be touched, despite of the orders of the Lahore High Court.
Media report says that while disposing of a suo motu notice regarding the prevailing sugar crisis, a two-member bench comprising Chief Justice Khwaja Muhammad Sharif and Justice Ejaz Ahmed Chaudhry issued this order, saying, “this court directs the Punjab government to ensure sale of sugar at Rs40 per kg to the general public without distinction in the open market, and not only in Sunday Bazaars, Ramazan Bazaars or the Utility Stores under the guard of the police.”
Federal Minister for Industries and Production Manzoor Wattoo is clearly protecting the profiteers and hoarders. Sugar Mill owners have said that they would prefer to close down their mills instead of selling sugar to the people of this country at the reasonable prices. Shahbaz Sharif, the chief minister of Punjab has said that his government will do every bit to fullfil the orders of the court, no matter what. People of Pakistan stand with Shahbaz against the Wattoo and his hoarders