21 food shops fined Tk 1.31 lakhs in the country
26 November 2015, Nirapad News: Divisional and district offices under Directorate of National Consumer Rights Protection (DNCRP) today realized Taka 1.31 lakh from 21 shops in separate drives at different parts of the country.
Under the drive, Noodles Restaurant and Sonargaon Bakery and Cake Shop were fined taka 20,000 and 5,000 respectively for selling products with MRP level and Tania Food Store Taka 2,000 for using faulty measuring tools at Dhanmondi in the capital, said a press release.
Besides, other food shops and restaurant were fined for food adulteration and violation of DNCRP act at different parts of Dhaka, Noakhali, Sylhet, Rangpur, Jamalpur and Chapainawabganj.
Leaflets were distributed among the shop owners and consumers for creating mass awareness against food adulteration during the drives.