Filling stations sealed for denying petroleum products


Additional Assistant Commissioner Murrad Hotti on Monday conducted raid on petroleum pumps and sealed several of the filling stations for denying petroleum products to masses.
During the raid which was conducted on the directives of Deputy Commissioner Abdul Rehman, the AAC sealed petroleum pumps situated at Bannu and Pindi roads. He directed owners of the filling station to ensure smooth supply of petroleum products to motorists, adding heavy fines would be imposed on violators. He also directed for taking precautionary measures against COVID-19 to control spread of the contagion. Later, the AAC took round of Khyber Adda, Main Bazaar, Mian Khel Bazaar and Murghi Mandi and directed shopkeepers to strictly implement SOPs. He urged them to use mask and sanitizers, adding action would be taken against violators.