BARAMULLA: A market checking team headed by Tehsildar Baramulla conducted market checking today in the town. During the market checking, an amount of Rs.12500 was imposed as fine and recovered from defaulter shopkeepers. Moreover, rotten vegetables and open spices were destroyed on spot besides 10 kg of polythene was also seized during the checking process.
At Tangmarg, a team headed by SDM Tangmarg also conducted market checking at Tangmarg and Kunzer markets. During the market checking, a fine of Rs. 15,000 was imposed upon the shopkeepers for violating the provisions of Food Safety and Standards Act 2006 and Essential Commodities Act. Two quintals of rotten vegetables were destroyed and 4 kg of Polythene was also seized.
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