PESHAWAR, 18 November: Five officials of Peshawar Development Authority (PDA) charging more fee than the fixed rate at the parking places in Hayatabad area were sacked on Friday.

The PDA Director General Israrul Haq conducted surprise visits to the parking places outside Rehman Hospital and North-West Hospital in Hayatabad and caught five officials who were overcharging the people for parking their vehicles. The five officials were sacked from jobs and departmental inquiry was also ordered against an officer of PDA.