KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan has constituted a high-level committee to probe wheat/flour crisis and fix responsibility.
Taking strict notice of the recent wheat/flour related controversy, Prime Minister Imran Khan has constituted a high-level committee to identify and fix responsibility, if any, on any individual/officer/organization, including any purported benefit to a private party, besides suggesting a way forward for future course of action, a statement said on Wednesday.
The committee comprises of Director General Federal Investigation Authority, as its convener, representative of Intelligence Bureau not below BS-20/21 and Director General Anti Corruption Punjab, as its members.
The Convener may co-opt any other member(s). According to directions issued by PM Office, the inquiry report shall, inter alia, include identification of causes; circumstances leading to the wheat/flour related controversy; assessment/projection of future stock leading to allowing export of wheat/wheat products and subsequent imposition of ban on exports; management of wheat stocks, within Federal Government and provinces, and coordination with provinces, and any other issue, deemed appropriate, related to the wheat/flour related controversy.
The inquiry shall be completed and the report is to be submitted to the Prime Minister within a fortnight (06th February 2020).