KARACHI: President Karachi Transport Action committee Muhammad Ashraf Banglori on Sunday appreciated decline in prices of Petroleum products in this month and mor reduction in upcoming month and appealed to Prime Minister Nawaz Shrif to transfer the benefit of oil prices reduction to people.
In a statement, he said that it was for the first time that historical decline in petroleum product prices had been made in current month despite provincial government failed to provide relief to the people at provincial land cities level.
Provincial government is not sincere to reduce price hike and provide relief to people, he said and added that. mafia was blackmailing the provincial government. “Provincial transport minister has badly failed to reduce transport fares despite historical cut in oil prices,” he noted.
He asked the government to immediately give benefit of decline in oil prices to people, while deputy commissioner and their officers should be bound to visit the city areas so as to control commodity prices.