Sopore, July 29: As per the directions of worthy Deputy commissioner Baramulla the market checking squad in presence of Tehsidar sopore Shabir ah with municipal council sopore conducted market checking of various markets of town sopore.
during the course of action team destroyed 50 KGS of decomposed vegetables and rotten fruits on spot.
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 15600/= from the erring shopkeepers/vendors.
The defaulters have been directed to remain careful in future and not to take advantage of the ongoing lockdown.