PAC asks food dept to bind suppliers for timely delivery of wheat
PESHAWAR: The Public Account Committee of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Wednesday directed the provincial food department to bind the suppliers of wheat to timely deliver the wheat supply and install trackers on vehicles for real time tracking of the supply trucks. The meeting chaired by Acting Chairman MPA Idrees Khan Khattak, discussed audit paras of provincial food department for the year 2013-14 and expressed concern over delayed supply of wheat by a contractor M/S Inam and Co without imposing fine. The chairman of the committee directed the food department to permanently blacklist the contractor and warned the other contractors to ensure timely supply of wheat in future. The committee discussed 15 audit paras of the food department and settled all while ordering probe into payment of additional amount under the head of transportation and sought report within two-weeks. - APP