15,923 raids were conducted in 2020-CAA

2021-01-14 at 13:55

The Consumer Affairs Authority says 15,923 raids were conducted in the year 2020.

The Authority said cases were filed against 14,906 entities and individuals with fines amounting to Rs.60 million were obtained.

3,880 raids were conducted related to rice, 651 over sugar and 471 raids over the distribution of dhal.

The Consumer Affairs Authority also noted, raids were conducted pertaining to biscuit production, medicine and beauty products, baby care products, apparels and in other sectors.