Jahangir Taren has fulfilled his promise to the people
Islamabad: PTI leader Jahangir Tare has said that he has fulfilled his promise to provide cheap sugar to the people.
In a statement released on social networking site Twitter, Jahangir Tareen submitted tender to supply 20 tonnes of sugar to utility stores for Rs 67 kg.
He said the previous tender for utility stores was open on March 17, as per previous tender, the price per kg of sugar was Rs 79 to 50 paise.
PTI leader said that fulfilling his promise to provide cheap sugar to the people, getting Rs 67 kg of sugar will provide relief of Rs 25 crore to the people.
It is to be noted that on March 10, Jahangir Tare offered Utility Stores Corporation to provide cheaper sugar than other mills.
Jahangir Tare wrote a letter to the chairman of the Utility Stores Corporation regarding the supply of sugar and offered to supply 20,000 tonnes of sugar to the utility stores.
Jahangir Tareen said that sugar is offered at a discounted rate of Rs 67 per kg but some elements in the media are giving the wrong offer.