Peshawar: Yasir Hussain, director of the meals division, has dismissed the information of sugar scarcity within the province as baseless and mentioned that there isn’t a disaster in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Speaking to the media, Director Meals Khyber Pakhtunkhwa mentioned that the annual sugar requirement of the whole province is 979 thousand metric tons, the province has round 190 thousand metric tons of sugar, whereas sugar mills have a inventory of 171 thousand metric tons of sugar. accessible.
He mentioned that 15,000 to twenty,000 metric tons of sugar can be found with the sellers in numerous districts, the subsequent crushing season will begin in November, so there isn’t a scarcity of sugar.
He mentioned that 4 lakh 66 thousand metric tons of sugar comes from Punjab and Sindh within the type of open commerce.