ISLAMABAD: Six petrol pumps in the federal capital were sealed by teams of Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) on Thursday due to having faulty scales and weight. According to sources, the Industries and Labour Welfare Department Islamabad, checked 20 petrol pumps and completely sealed one of them while partially sealing five others due to faulty weight and measures. The campaign has been launched following the directions of Islamabad Chief Commissioner Aftab Akbar Durrani. Its purpose is to ensure that petrol pumps are abiding by the weight and measures rules set by the government. Three nozzles each of Millat filling station at Lehtrar road, Rose Garden filling station and Quality One petroleum were sealed while two nozzles of Dhanyal filling station were sealed and Ultra fuel was completely sealed by the teams of ICT.
Published in The Express Tribune, March 23rd, 2018.