UDHAMPUR, JUNE 18: A team of Legal Metrology department today fined 11 traders for violation of Weights and Measures rules.
The team headed by Assistant Legal Metrology Department, Jaideep Singh Sambyal along with Assistant CAPD Udhampur, Zeeshan Tahir and Tehsil Supply Officer, Ramnagar conducted special drive against malpractices by traders in Ramnagar.
A total of 11 traders were booked after inspection of 48 traders. A fine of Rs. 13400 was recovered from them on the spot.
The traders were instructed to use only verified standard weight and measures and not to use unfair trade practices to cheat the innocent consumers.