Budgam, Aug 31: On the directions of District Magistrate Budgam, a team headed by Assistant Director CAPD Department on Thursday conducted market checking of various Tehsil including Budgam ,Chadoora, Beerwah, Magam and Khansahib.
During the checking a fine of over Rs 10,000 has been imposed upon the shopkeepers for violating the provisions of Food Safety and Standards Act 2006 and Essential Commodities Act. Moreover Rotten Vegetables and Fruits were also destroyed on the Spot.
The Deputy Commissioner has asked all the traders to avoid black marketing or hoarding otherwise action under rules shall be initiated against the offenders.
Besides Assistant Director CAPD Budgam, Mushtaq Ahmed Kaloo and Tehsil Supply Officer Sheikh Abdul Hamid and others were part of the market checking team. (CNS)