Sopore, May 05: As per the directions of worthy Deputy commissioner Baramulla the market checking squad in presence of Tehsidar sopore headed by Naib Tehsidar and food inspector municipal council sopore conducted market checking of various markets of town sopore.
during the course of action team destroyed 20KGS of decomposed vegetables, 12KGS of rotten fuuits on spot.
Some seven shops were sealed who were found voilating the rules.
The aim of the market checking was to maintain hygiene and fresh stocks of eatables in the market and also to curb blackmarketing and profiteering of essential commodities during the covid-19 pandemic.
Besides this the team recovered a fine of RS 1200/= from the erring shopkeepers/vendors. The defaulters have been directed to remain careful in future and not to take advantage of the ongoing lockdown.