21 business houses fined Tk. 1.62 lakh

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17th August, 2015 06:57:21 printer

21 business houses fined Tk. 1.62 lakh

Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection (DNCRP) today realized Taka 1.62 lakh as fines from 21 business establishments on charges of different offences.

Five teams of DNCRP in Khulna, Chittagong, Sylhet, Netrokona and Natore inspected different markets and fined the business establishments, a press release said here, BSS reports.

DNCRP Khulna divisional office led by Deputy Director (DD) Syed Robiul Alam conducted a drive and fined three business entities Taka 52,000 for selling date-expired goods, packaging without MPR, preparing foods in unhygienic environment, mixing banned substance and not showing price list.

In separate drives, led by the Assistant Director (AD) of Chittagong divisional office, fined five business entities Taka 50,000, AD of Sylhet divisional office penalized five business establishments Taka 15,000, the District AD of Netrokona fined five business entities Taka 18,500 and the AD of Natore penalized three business entities Taka 27,000 for the same offences, the release added.