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DNCRP fines 81 businesses

Staff Correspondent

23 August, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection (DNCRP) on Wednesday fined 81 businesses Tk 9 lakhs across the country for breaching consumer law.

During the drive, the directorate fined the businesses on various charges including food adulteration, processing food in unhygienic condition and not mentioning maximum retail price on wrappers.

DRCRP ran its drive in Dhaka, Chattogram, Netrokona, Mymensingh, Sherpur, Shariatpur, Rajbari, Munshiganj, Gazipur, Narsingdi, Madaripur, Noakhali, Cox’s Bazar, Feni, Rajshahi, Chapainawabganj, Bogra, Pabna, Natore, Barishal, Pirojpur, Bhola, Khulna, Chuadanga, Bagerhat, Jashore, Jhenaidah, Sylhet, Moulvibazar, Dinajpur, Lalmonirhat, and Panchagarh.