Minister opens PASCO’s reclaimed silo

Karachi: Pakistan Agricultural Storage and Services Corporation Ltd (PASCO) retrieved a silo after a long encroachment of 22 years in Karachi and Federal Food Minister Sikandar Hayat Bosan inaugurated it here Monday.

Commissioner Karachi Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui and Managing director PASCO Captain (ret) Tariq Masood were also present.

Federal minister appreciated PASCO director’s efforts in ending illegal occupation of this warehouse, the only government owned silo to store wheat in Karachi. He also thanked Commissioner Karachi and local government department.

Managing director PASCO said, after retrieval of this warehouse it will be easier to store wheat. This warehouse is very important for economy as it is in port city of Karachi.