Banks asked to ensure sanitizers at ATMs
PESHAWAR: The district administration of the Upper Chitral has directed banks managers to ensure sanitizers in ATM machines to counter the threat of coronavirus spread.
Upon directions of Shah Saud, Deputy Commissioner Upper Chitral, Muhammad Irfanud Din, Additional DC Upper Chitral along with Mukaram Khan, Additional AC Mulkhow, Torkhow and Tehsildar Mastuj carried out detailed inspections of ATM in different banks in the wake of coronavirus cases in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
They expressed concerns over non-availability of sanitizers in ATM booths and directed all the concerned mangers to ensure sanitizers in each ATM in line with the government’s instructions.
The officials also carried out inspection of various medical and general stores to check quality of masks and sanitizers besides prices of daily use commodities.
During inspections, masks and sanitizers samples were collected and concerned owners were directed to ensure quality of sanitizers and masks in markets for people consumers.
They said price hike and hoarding of commodities were unacceptable and warned shopkeepers of strict action against violators. – APP