UDHAMPUR, DECEMBER-07:- On the direction of Additional Deputy Commissioner, Mr. Angrez Singh Rana and on the basis of complaints from different consumers, the Legal Metrology Department under the supervision of Assistant Controller Legal Metrology, Mr. Jaideep Singh Sambyal raided the Raj Cinepex and booked the management in connection with overcharging on cold drinks and snacks.
The team seized cold drink and packs of snacks. On the spot it was found that management was selling the snacks and cold drink on Rs. 15 and Rs. 40 respectively instead of Rs. 10 printed on them.
The inspector Legal Metrology booked the manager and owner of the Movie theatre under Legal Metrology Packaged Commodities Rules.
The Assistant controller said that a trader cannot charge any amount over and above the printed MRP. Meanwhile, the team appealed to the public to not to pay any amount above MRp and assert right as consumers.