ISLAMABAD – Govt To Take Strict Action Against Hoarders. Federal Minister for Education, Shafqat Mahmood, on Wednesday, warned the hoarders and black marketers that government would soon take a stern action against them. These hoarders are the reason of the current artificial shortage of basic necessities.
According to details, the federal minister said this during a TV interview on a private news channel. He said that the world is facing a pandemic, but a few mafias are still minting money against edible items. The authorities have a report of those responsible for creating artificial shortage of food items.
Govt To Take Strict Action Against Hoarders.
Replying to a question he said, Pakistan could never lockdown like China as it did not has same resources. However, still the government had closed down all educational and religious institutions in the country. Moreover, the recreational places were also shutdown to contain the novel contagion, he added.