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Intensive drives in Al Dhaherah


The administration of the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) in the Governorate of Al Dhaherah launched inspection drives in different markets to check price stability. “Judicial seizer staff launched inspection drives since day one of issuing the Royal directive in regard with unifying salaries and wages in the civil sector”, said Said bin Saleem Alamiri, director of consumer protection administration. 


“Inspection teams have been formed to carry out inspection drives in the morning and in the evening to check prices of goods and commodities in place according to the data base the administration has been working on for two years”, he further added.
According to the director of the administration of the PACP in the Governorate of Al Dhaherah, in case of violation, all required and necessary legal steps are taken against the violator in order to provide consumer with safety and welfare. 


 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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