On the instructions of Deputy Commissioner, Kulgam, an intensive market checking, under the supervision of Additional Deputy Commissioner Kulgam, , was conducted in the Kulgam town by a squad consisting of Tehsildar, Kulgam. EO MC Kulgam, officials of Food Safety’ Legal Metrology and CAPD.
During the checking operations, a fine of Rs 12600 was recovered onspot from the erring shopkeepers and 20 kgs of sub standard food items and 50 kgs of rotten vegetables and fruits were destroyed. Besides, 5 kgs of polythene was also seized.
ADC said that such checking inspections shall continue in future as well.