30250 fine realized, 34 traders booked in Bandipora
Bandipora, Mar 04: A market checking squad of Legal Metrology realized a fine of Rs 30250 from erring shopkeepers in the district.
note of the complaints, the district administration has launched a massive
district-wide market checking drive to curb profiteering, hoarding and illegal
The squad lead by
Assistant Controller conducted inspection of various business establishments
including vegetable and fruit sellers, poultry, mutton sellers, kiryana,
bakery, LPG distributors and fuel dispensing pumps at Mantrigam, Sumlar,
Madwan, Hajin, Malangam, Quil, Onagam and Patushai areas of the district.
inspection, 34 traders were booked various laws for violation of legal
metrology laws and a fine of Rs 30250 was imposed on erring traders.
On the occasion,
he asked the traders to strictly adhere to the Legal Metrology and other
Consumer Laws and also asked the vendors to follow the packaged commodity rules
and other Metrology Acts.