Anantnag, Jun 2: A joint market checking squad, comprising of Revenue, FCS&CA, MC Anantnag, Food Safety, Legal Metrology and police, headed by Assistant Commissioner Revenue Anantnag Syed Yasir Kubravi, conducted market checking, in various markets of Anantnag town and checked 114 establishments.
During the market checking an amount of Rs. 43,400 was realised as fine from the 29 erring shopkeepers. In addition, one butcher and one shopkeeper were booked under Essential Commodities Act.
Moreover, 29.6 KGs of polythene was seized on spot, besides quintals of rotten vegetables and biscuits were destroyed.