LAHORE - DCO Noorul Amin Mengal has said that City District Government (CDGL) launched a free helpline “Zimmadar Shehri” and citizens can lodge their complaints about Ramadan bazaars, price hike, attitude of shopkeepers and hoarding of items.

The DCO added that the helpline was launched with the technical support of Punjab Information Technology Board and citizens could dial 0800-02345 round the clock by a free call. He expressed these views while a visit to Shadman Ramadan bazaar on Tuesday. MNA Bilal Yasin, Staff Officer Tariq Zaman, TMO Data Gunj Bukhsh Town and other concerned officers were also present.

The DCO and MNA Bilal Yasin inspected prices and quality of essential items and directed the TMA for better arrangements of cleanliness. The DCO also directed the secretary market committee and officials of livestock dept to provide quality vegetables, fruits and meat. MNA Bilal Yasin said Punjab govt formed monitoring teams to control illegal profiteering.