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Selling Flour at High Price

Three businesses fined Tk 1.2 lakh

Three businesses fined Tk 1.2 lakh

Three businesses were fined Tk 1.2 lakh for selling flour at a high price in the city’s Moulvibazar area.

An additional charge of Tk 300-400 was being made for a 50-kg flour sack at some shops. On receiving information, the Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection (DNCRP) on Wednesday conducted a raid in the area and imposed the fine.

The business outlets – Maa Trading Corporation, M/S Yasin Store and Muslim Store – were fined Tk 20,000, Tk 50,000 and Tk 50,000 respectively.

The drive was led by Assistant Director (Dhaka District office) of the DNCRP Abdul Jabbar Mandal and Assistant Director of the DNCRP Headquarters Shariful Islam.