CAA takes legal action against 52 shops selling rice over the controlled price

Tuesday, 21 February 2017 - 13:48

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Consumer Affairs Authority launched island wide raids yesterday, to catch shopkeepers and venders selling rice over the controlled price.

Legal action was taken against 52 shops following the raids in a total of 137, across the island.

Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen said that most of these shops were from Colombo district.