Consumers Rights Council CPLC Sindh had a Fruitful meeting with Commissioner Karachi Mr Ejaz Ahmed Khan today at Commissioner Karachi office.
Matters related to Profiteering during Ramadan especially by Fruit sellers, Whole sellers and distributors were discussed. The meeting members discussed the various options to curb this menace.
Conducting Raids with Law Enforcement and District Administration was discussed as an option. However the participants were of firm opinion to Boycott Fruits during Ramadan at least for 3 days which would compel the fruit sellers and those involved in profiteering and exploiting during Holy and Sacred month of Ramadan to reduce prices as per approved rates.
The Commissioner Karachi fully endorsed the initiative and assured of his full support.
The Consumer Rights Council assured the Commissioner Karachi of their support in his efforts to provide relief to consumers particularly middle and Lower middle class.