SRINAGAR: The officials of the Enforcement wing of Agriculture Department, Kashmir today took stock of supply position of the situation of availability of various districts of valley.
During the inspection the team headed by District Law Enforcement Officer Baramulla and Kupwara inspected various Godowns/ outlets of Tree Spray Oil (TSO) & directed them to make available the quality products of various TSO on affordable prices.
During the inspection M/s Lone Enterprises Haiderbeigh Pattan was involved in unauthorized sale/ distribution of various products of TSO and were found running business in contravention of Insecticides Act-1968 and rules made there under. A quantity of 40 litres of TSO was put under sale stop orders.
The manufacturing companies/distributors/retailers of Tree Spray Oil were asked to make availability of TSO/ Horticulture Mineral Oils (HMOs) to the orchardists on affordable prices and distributors/ dealers have been warranted of strict action if found involved in creating scarcity & black marketing. Further raids & inspections shall continue in various districts in coming days.
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