LMD imposes Rs 3300 fine on erring traders


Doda, May 14:- An enforcement team of Legal Metrology Department Doda under the supervision of Assistant Controller Legal Metrology alongwith Inspector Legal Metrology Bhaderwah conducted market inspection in Bhaderwah and Doda towns.

During the inspection, the earring traders were challaned for violating provisions of J&K Standards of Weights and Measures (Enforcement) (Amendment) Act/Rules and were fined Rs. 3300/-.

The department directed the traders to use only stamped and verified Weights and Measures instruments for business transactions and ensure that all the package commodities sold to the consumers must bear MRP, Package date, Net contents and consumer care number.