FCS&CA dept holds price consultative committee meet

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JAMMU: To discuss, revise and re-fix the prices of milk and milk products within Jammu municipal limits, a meeting of the Price Consultative Committee was held here on Monday with Director, Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department, Amit Sharma.
The meeting decided that a consultative conclave shall be organised in collaboration with the Chamber of Commerce and Industries and Cooperatives Union alongwith different stakeholders to sensitise the consumers/producers regarding issues related to production and distribution of milk and milk products, an official handout read.
The director emphasised on the need to maintain standard and quality of milk. He directed the enforcement wing of all the participating departments to carry out extensive checking so as to ensure that quality milk was made available to the consumer during the ensuing festival season.
Necessary directions were issued to implement the notified rates in letter and spirit so as to safeguard the interest of consumers which is the primary motto towards conducting this exercise, the handout read.