Joint market monitoring to begin ahead of festive season

Kathmandu: The government has decided to conduct a joint market monitoring in Kathmandu Valley ahead of festive season.

According to the Department of Commerce, Supplies and Consumer Protection, a joint team led by the department including District Administration Office, Department of Food Technology and Quality Control and Weights and Measures and Nepal Quality Department will conduct the inspection.

The joint monitoring team will be mobilized to monitor fraud cases in the food, clothing and service sectors.

The department has stated that the procedure has been made to involve the consumer rights activists and media persons in this year’s festive season targeted monitoring.