LMD Rajouri imposed Rs 25000 fine on erring traders

A team of Legal Metrology department Rajouri under the supervision of Assistant Controller Legal Metrology Rajouri conducted extensive market checking at  Sundrbani & Siot area. During checking the department booked erring traders  for violation of various provisions of J&K standard of Weights & Measures Enf. (Amendment) Act 2011 and realized a fine of Rs25000 from them on the spot. The department directed the trade community to use verified weighing & measuring instruments, deliver commodities to the consumers properly in respect of rate and weight and display MRP, pkd date, complete address of manufacturer/packer with consumer Care number on the commodities sold in packaged form.

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