The problem of supply according to the demand of flour in the city could not be solved, 10 kg bag of flour became scarce while 20 kg bag could not be supplied as per the demand.
Citizens are worried about non-supply of flour as per demand. In most areas, a 10 kg bag of flour is not available while even a 20 kg bag of flour could not be supplied as per the demand. The government is providing 17,000 tonnes of government wheat quota to flour mills in Lahore. Flour mills are supplying 130,000 bags of flour in the city.
The demand for 20 kg bags of flour in the city is 250,000, due to which there is a shortage. Even at the utility stores, 20 kg bags of flour are not being supplied as per the demand while 10 kg bags of flour are not available.
Citizens say the government should ensure the supply of flour. The Pakistan Flour Mills Association says that if the government increases the official wheat quota of flour mills, flour will be provided in the city as per the demand.
Extracted from City42 News