DNCRP fines 186 businesses

Staff Correspondent

5 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

The Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection (DNCRP), in separate drives, on Monday fined 186 businesses Tk 6.30 lakh across the country for breaching the consumer law.

DNCRP fined the businesses on various charges including food adulteration, processing foods in unhygienic conditions, not mentioning MRP on products, mixing banned chemicals in food items and weight manipulation.  

A total of 59 officers of DNCRP led the drives, said a press release signed by Assistant Director of the DNCRP Tahmina Begum on Tuesday.