16 illegal oil agencies, LPG filling outlets sealed

MULTAN: Sixteen illegal oil agencies and LPG filling outlets were sealed here on Saturday.

In a crackdown against illegal oil agencies and decanting, a team of district administration headed by civil defence officer Fatima Bibi and secretary RTA Kamran Bhukhari, conducted raids in Mumtazabad, Cantt and Seetalmari areas and sealed 16 outlets.

The team also got registered cases against owners of the illegal shops.

Similarly, five shopkeepers were also arrested during the crackdown.

CDO Fatima Bibi said that no one would be allowed to play with the lives of people in the garb of decanting and selling loose oil illegally.

She said that stern action would be taken against the violators.