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RO 5196 recalled


In line with the efforts done by the Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) represented by its Administration in the Governorate of Al Batinah North, an amount of RO 5196 has been recalled for consumer. 


The recalled amount of money was a result of settlements made between consumers who had complaints and services and products suppliers who violated the agreements with their clients.
One of the most frequent settlements was that between a consumer and a service provider; where the former had an agreement with the workshop to have a number of windows and doors with specific specifications and features, all included in the agreement. But the service provider handed products that were different from what has been agreed upon.  


 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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