52 profiteers nabbed


PESHAWAR, Aug 1 (TNS): The district administration during raids against profiteers in different areas of the city on Tuesday arrested 52 profiteers.

The action was taken under the headship DC Peshawar, Saqib Raza  Aslam and carried out by AC Muhammad Mughees and Aditional Assistant Commissioner Bashir Ahmed at Charsadda Road and GT Road, Hayatabad, Warsak Road and Bhana Mari against shop owners selling goods on excessive prices.

During action 22 profiteers were arrested from GT Road and Charsdda Road while from different markets of Hayatabad AC Shazia Attaullah booked 18 profiteers.

Likewise, AC Qesar Khan Kundi and AAC Javed Anwar Kamal arrested 12 profiteers from Warsak Road and Bhanamari.