DNCRP fines 77 businesses

Staff Correspondent

18 February, 2020 12:00 AM printer

The Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection (DNCRP), in separate drives, on Wednesday fined 77 businesses Tk 0.372 millions across the country for breaching consumer law, said a press on Monday.

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

A total of 41 officers from headquarters, divisional and district offices led the drives across the country.

DNCRP ran the drives in Dhaka, Chattogram, Faridpur, Madaripur, Rajbari, Munshiganj, Netrokona, Tangail, Rajshahi, Naogaon, Laxmipur, Feni, Bogura, Natore, Sirajganj, Khulna, Jhenaidah, Sylhet, Moulvibazar, Habiganj, Barishal, Bhola, Jhalokati, Patuahali, Dinajpur and Panchagarh.