KP minister lambasts ETO for not giving protocol

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Minister for Excise, Taxation and Narcotics Mian Jamshed on Saturday lambasted Excise and Taxation Officer (ETO) Tariq Masood for not giving him protocol.

According to details, Mian Jamshed arrive at the Excise and Taxation Department and became furious when he did not get the desired reception. The minister started scolding the ETO in front of his subordinates.

Tariq Masood opted the stance that he was not bound to give protocol to the minister, and said he did nothing wrong. The strong response by the official hushed the minister.

The video of this incident went viral on social media. It was not the first time that Mian Jamshed was involved in a scuffle, as he earlier indulged himself in a strife with assistant commissioner in Nowshera.