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“Consumer Protection” in Al Sharqiyah North comes in second out of twelve establishment in Ramadan competition in Al Sharqiyah North


“Consumer Protection” in Al Sharqiyah North came in the second place recently in the Ramadan cultural competition organized by the Directorate General of Regional Municipalities and Water Recourses with the participation of 12 teams from various public establishments in the Governorate.


The competition which concluded its activities under the auspices of H.E. the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Regional Municipalities and Water Recourses comes as one of the Ramadan annual activities held by the public establishments aimed at establishing a form of partnership among the various establishments, reinforce the joint cooperation and strengthen social relations. The questions in the competition were various from Culture, Geography, History, and Religion.



 No one imagined that greed and deviousness would reach such a staggering level that thought exist only in movies and investigative drama shows , yet it became a stark reality when some merchants sought to make a profit on the account of health and safety of the young and adults alike utilizing the God-given intellect that they posses into destruction and evil instead of serving public good , the devious plan used ( Back to school ) season by carving holes inside books and hiding chewing tobacco inside in away from the inspectors notice targeting the younger generation with these destructive materials that effect the health , mind and safety of our kids .
 The Judicial officers noticed that consumers come very frequently to a specific shop during one of the inspection tours which raised their suspicions to strengthening the monitoring and follow up on that matter , students were spotted in the shop as well , the Officers expediently intervened to inspect the shop , the inspection did not reveal anything at first , however , the officers noticed a stack of books and decided to inspect it , surprisingly , they found more than 600 pouches of chewing tobacco on its way to be sold and distributed on consumers and students , the officers immediately issued a violation and referred the case to the General Prosecution to deal with the matter as per the Law

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