Dimapur, September 12: Additional Deputy Commissioner Bhandari has revised the rate of the following items: Piglets (2 months) – Rs 3500; Chicken (Local) – Rs 400 per kg; Chicken (broiler) – Rs 160 per kg; Fish (margur) – Rs 210 per kg; Daily wages (skilled) – Rs 550 per day; Unskilled (men) – Rs 400 per day and Unskilled (women) – Rs 350 per day.
The mention rates/prices are subject to revision/review from time to time, the ADC said.
The ADC also gave shops running without proper permits 15 days to get shops registered/avail permit from the authority.
He also directed shops including pharmacies not to charge price of commodities/products above the MRP.
All shops under Bhandari town have been directed to display shop permit and rates chart in their respective shops.
The ADC warned that non-compliance of the above rates shall be penalized Rs 1000 for the first offences and Rs 1500 for the 2nd offences and 3rd time offences, shop permit will be cancelled without any further notice. Head Dobashi was directed to conduct surprise checking from time to time to enforce the fixed rates of various items and also to check the expired items/goods.
(Page News Service)