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Verdicts against violators in Sharkiya North

26/01/2017

The primary courts in Sharqiya North recently issued 14 verdicts against a number of violators of the consumer protection law, with fines amounting to OMR 14,730, three months imprisonment and seizure and destruction of the violating goods.

 

 

The primary court, Ibra, issued six verdicts against violators of the consumer protection law, with fine amounting to OMR 7,100 whereas the primary court, Al Mudaibi, issued five verdicts against violators of the consumer protection law, and seizure and destruction of the violating goods.

The primary court, Didiya, issued three verdicts against violators for trading unauthorized goods, and decided to punish him with three month imprisonment, and seizure and destruction of the violating goods, and two were convicted for trading goods after its date of expiry and fined them OMR 4,030.

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 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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