Erring traders fined Rs 1.1 lakh in Udhampur

UDHAMPUR: Continuing its drive to protect consumers against illegal trade practices, Legal Metrology Department (LMD) conducted checking at Battal, Chenani and adjoining areas here and recovered a fine of Rs 1.11 lakh from eight erring traders for violation of various provisions of weights and measures, an official spokesperson said.
Further, the Department has asked the traders to get their weights and measures verified from the department and not to indulge in fraudulent trade practices to deceive the consumers.