Caretaker CM assures to resolve issues of Chitral people about subsidized wheat procurement.

PESHAWAR -- A representative delegation of Chitral people Wednesday called on Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Caretaker Chief Minister, Muhammad Azam Khan and informed him about problems of people due to increased rates of wheat.

The delegation was comprised former member provincial assembly, Moulana Abdur Rehman, Qari Jamal Abdul Nasir and Qazi Kfayat Ullah.

Caretaker Minister for Agriculture, Muhammad Halim Qasurua was also present on the occasion.

The delegation said that government wheat was available at a rate of Rs 5500 per 100 kg some days back but the rate of wheat had been increased to Rs11500 that was beyond the purchasing power of poor people living in Chitral.

The delegation urged government to reduce prices of wheat and play its part to provide subsidized wheat to Chitral people like Gilgit and Baltistan.

They said that wheat should be provided to Chitral instead quota of flour...

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