Today massive drive was carried out by the Department of Legal Metrology across Goa.
1488 packages of patanjali Aastha Dry Whoop packages are seized by Shri Gulam Gulburg Inspector Legal Metrology Mapusa Goa for smudging and altering of maximum retail price.
50 packages of patanjali Aastha Dry Whoop packages are seized by Shri Demu Mapari Inspector Legal Metrology Margao Goa for smudging and altering of maximum retail price.
One case was booked by Shri Nitin Pandurang Purushan Inspector Legal Metrology Vasco Goa against wine shop at savarfond Sancoale Goa for charging excess priceon 500ml can of Kingfisher draught beer on basis of consumer complaint.
4000 packages of facial tissue were seized by Shri Shubert D’ Costa Inspector Legal Metrology Curchorem Goa for packing without obtaining packers registration certificate as required under legal metrology act and rules in force.
The said raid was carried out under the guidance of Shree Kiran B Kossambe Controller Legal Metrology and under the supervision of Shri Arun Panchwadkar Assistant Controller South Zone I, Shri Prasad S Shirodkar Assistant Controller Legal Metrology South Zone-II and assisted by Shri Sudhir Gaonkar, Shri Pascal Vaz, Shri Damu Pawaskar and Shri Lourdes Pinto.