LAHORE: The Lahore Excessive Court docket (LHC) on Thursday directed the provincial authorities to furnish an in depth report about hovering costs of important commodities at Ramazan Bazars within the province.
A single bench comprising Justice Mamoonur Rasheed Sheikh directed the authorities to make sure that important gadgets are bought at their fastened costs at Ramazan Bazars.
The choose questioned why did value of sugar hike by Rs10 abruptly. “Why does sugar value improve regardless that this isn’t crushing season.”
“Why is sugar value jacked up solely in Ramazan,” he continued.
The choose remarked the provincial authorities as an alternative of building Ramazan Bazars ought to take measures to examine costs of important gadgets.
“Important commodities must be bought at their fastened costs at Ramazan Bazars,” Justice Sheikh mentioned, questioning why does the federal government discuss fixing costs solely in Ramazan.
“Why measures are usually not taken to regulate costs all year long.”
The listening to of the case was adjourned until Might 30.