8 butchers arrested for violating meat-holiday
PESHAWAR: District administration arrested 8 persons including butchers for violation of meat-holiday in provincial capital, said a press release issued here on Wednesday.
According to details, on the directives of the Deputy Commissioner (DC) Peshawar Saqib Raza Aslam, Assistant Commissioner UT Gul Bano and Talat Jan inspected different shops at Jinnah park road, Charsadda road and arrested managers of Jalil kabab house and Toray kabab house for violation of meat-holiday.
Similarly, Additional Assistant Commissioner (AAC), Bashir Ahmad arrested butchers for selling meat in violation of meat-holiday and for overcharging in the prices of meat from Hashtnagri area.
The Deputy Commissioner Peshawar Saqib Raza Aslam warned butchers and owners of the restaurant to do not sell meat on meat-holiday otherwise stern action would be taken against them. The arrested persons would be dealt as per concerned law.