UDHAMPUR, SEPTEMBER 17: A team from the Legal Metrology Department today conducted surprise checks at Kud market and booked three sweet shopkeepers for selling less quantity of sweets to consumers and fleecing them by including package weight in the total weight.
A team headed by Assistant Controller Legal Metrology accompanied by TSO Chenani conducted surprise raid at Kud market and booked Prem Sweet Shop, Taj sweet shop, Arora sweet shop on the spot.
They were found selling less quantity of sweets to consumers and fleecing them by including package weight in total weight.
Meanwhile, the team warned other shopkeepers not to indulge in anti consumer activities and cheating especially the commuters on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway.
The team asked traders to provide consumers with exact quantity of a commodity for which they are paying.
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