13 vehicles impounded for overcharging

SARGODHA    -    Sargodha District Regional Transport Authority (DRTA) launched a comprehensive crack­down against the transporters for overcharging across the district and impounded 13 vehicles over several violations. According to a spokesperson here on Wednes­day, the secretary alongwith team checked various terminals and bus stands at Khushab, Sil­lanwali and Lahore Road and im­pounded 13 transport vehicles, besides issuing challans to them.


Sargodha Regional Police Officer (RPO) Sharukh Kamal Siddiqui on Wednesday reviewed the se­curity situation across the region.

A meeting was held through video link in which District Police Officers (DPO) of all the four dis­tricts including Sargodha, Bhak­kar, Khushab and Mianwali par­ticipated. The DPO said that the department was utilising all pos­sible steps to upgrade the Punjab police into modern lines.

He directed to expedite the crackdowns against law breakers to curb crime across the region. Sharukh Kamal expressed satis­faction over the briefing of the DPOs concerned and hoped that they would continue work for the eradication of crime in the region.


The district administration on Wednesday sealed three illegal petrol agencies for selling fuel at exorbitant rates in Sargodha.

According to the official sourc­es, a team of civil defence along­with police inspected various petrol pumps at Chak No 46 SB, Chak No 29 SB and Kabari Bazaar and checked the quality, mea­surement and rates of the fuel. The team sealed three pumps over violation. The police con­cerned registered cases against the owners— Muhammad Bilal, Asghar and Usman.


The official members of the gov­erning body of the Sargodha Development Authority (SDA) unanimously elected Commis­sioner Muhammad Ajmal Bhatti as chairman of the authority on Wednesday. The decision was made in the SDA governing body meeting which was held under the chairmanship of Commissioner Muhammad Ajmal Bhatti. SDA DG Iftikhar Ali, ADCG Umar Farooq, Deputy Director Finance Waqas Ranjha, Deputy Director Local Gov­ernment Babar Ranjha, Accounts Officer Muhammad Waseem Yu­suf, Director SDA Shafiq Niazi and others participated in the meeting.

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