Published On: Sun, Dec 22nd, 2013
Published in Category: Islamabad

Complaints of sub-standard atta on rise

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RAWALPINDI: The people of rural areas of the city while complaining of the supply of sub-standard atta said that the inhabitants are suffering from stomach related diseases.

Some flour mills held responsible the supply of sub-standard wheat from government’s warehouses to mills, saying the imported wheat is also not in good quality.

They said that 70 percent local and 30percent-imported wheat is being given to them, resulting the poor quality of wheat. Some flour owners have also refused to take the sub-standard wheat.

The public and social circles of the rural areas of the city have demanded of the authorities concerned to take notice of the issue and remove the complaints regarding supply of poor quality wheat.