CS&CA recovers Rs. 30500 fine from 75 erring shopkeepers for violation of EC Act
01 Mutton shop & 2 vegetable shops also stand sealed
SRINAGAR, AUGUST 17: The Enforcement Wing of Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) department today recovered a penal sum of rupees Rs. 30500 from 75 erring shopkeepers for violation of the Essential Commodities Act, 1955, besides one mutton shop and two vegetable shops were also sealed, here.
The penal action was taken against the erring during market checking of 335 business establishments.
It is worth mentioning here that during the current financial year, an amount ofRs 4702800has been collected as fine from10020 erring traders for violating E.C.Act. Besides, 174 establishments have been sealed and police complaints against 11erring traders also stand lodged.
Moreover, the erring lot has been reprimanded to remain careful in future. The drive will continue in the same passion in future as well and whosoever found violating the norms will be brought to justice.
In case of any complaint, people may contact the toll free number 18001807011.