Srinagar: The Enforcement squad of Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) Department today recovered a fine of Rs.10400.00 from 07 erring shopkeepers, besides, 04 mutton and 01 bakery shop was also sealed on the spot for violation of the Essential Commodities Act, 1955.
The action against the erring shopkeepers was held during a market checking drive conducted under the chairmanship of Assistant Director (Enforcement) in various areas of Srinagar City including Bemina Bypass, Tengpora, Peerbagh, Hyderpora, Habak, Zakura, Hazratbal etc.
During the market checking 71 business establishments were inspected and a penal sum was recovered from the erring besides sealing few shops.
Moreover, the erring lot was reprimanded to remain careful in future.
Meanwhile, the drive will continue in the same passion in future as well and whosoever found violating the norms will be brought to justice. In case of any complaint, people may contact the toll free number 18001807011.