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'Sometimes touts make enticing claims, including promising to settle matters expediently upon payment of an ascertained sum of money.
The ticket-booking railway employees are hand in glove with the touts. I appeal to the railway authorities to take punitive action against the touts and their helpers so that people can travel without the touts' 'services.'
The clampdown was welcomed by fans and the singer gamely engaged in the debate on Twitter about how best to tackle touts.
"Touts can be intimidating and their behaviour may cause distress to members of the public and racegoers during what should be a completely enjoyable experience.
Tickets for Grand National day on April 6 are sold out in all but one enclosure, but entry for other areas is still being advertised on Viagogo, which has faced criticism over huge mark-ups on tickets, including by bulk-buying touts.
Police sources disclosed on Friday that the RPO has sent a letter to the Multan CPO and DPOs of Vehari, Khanewal and Lodhran districts to initiate action against the touts. "They have been asked to contact the Deputy Commissioners of their respective districts and get such elements declared touts under 59 Legal Practitioners and Bar Council Act 1973," sources added.
Disappointed fans have taken to social media to vent their anger at the greedy ticket touts.
Officers attached to Central Police Station have labelled him "untouchable", as he has never been arrested despite accusations of assault by other touts and passengers.Last week, the National Police Service issued a statement saying the tout had three pending assault cases in court.
Touts have probably harvested 20% of available tickets.
CALLS have made for tougher laws on touts after tickets for Rihanna's Anti tour appeared online for over three times their original price.
TICKET touts are in danger of ruining singer Adele's comeback tour for thousands of fans, an MP has warned.