For the convenience of consumers particularly pilgrims, the department has also fixed the sale rates of dhabha items which include vegetarian and non-vegetarian preparations comprising sale rates of mutton, chicken, egg, live sheep & goat. The sale rates of hand bakery items, halwai items, milk and milk products and also of Dengue tests have been fixed and notified for awareness among general public.
The officers of the department have been directed to conduct regular market surveillance and submit reports in their time frame.
The owners, proprietors of these business establishments have been directed to strictly adhere to the rate lists already notified from time to time and not to indulge in overcharging from consumers which is violative of the provisions of Essential Commodities Act.
Seeking cooperation from general masses, the department has requested public to inform the Directorate in case of any complaints regarding overpricing, profiteering by commercial establishments. The consumers can call on the helpline numbers for immediate redressal of their complaints and can also contact Directorate of CA&PD on 1967 (landline user toll free), 0191-2502609 (Mobile users) and email ID: email@example.com.
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