PFMA concerned over flour distribution by trucks

PESHAWAR – Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has expressed concern over the distribution of flour through trucks, expressing it poses financial losses to millers and a threat to the lives of laborers.

In this connection, an emergency meeting of PFMA Khyber Pakhtunkhwa was held with Sabir Ahmad Bangash in the chair in Rehmat Flour Mills on Charsadda Road here on Sunday.

Besides, the flour millers from Charsadda and Nowshera districts, Leader of the KP PFMA Mohammad Naeem Butt also attended.

Addressing the participants of the meeting, Sabir Ahmad Bangash said that the procedure adopted for supplying flour through trucks to various localities in Peshawar and other parts of the province is totally wrong as it triggers clashes between the distributors and the general public at various places which is condemnable.

The participants of the meeting decided to hold a meeting with Secretary Food and Director Food Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and bring the demands of the flour millers to their notice. In case, of not acceptance of their demands, they warned of suspending grinding the officially supplied wheat and supply of flour.

They demanded to allow dealers to supply flour like past, so check and balance could be maintained.

(Source: National print and online media with input from social media and local sources).

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