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Centre Imposes Stock Limits On Oils, Oilseeds Till June 30
Centre Imposes Stock Limits On Oils, Oilseeds Till June 30

For edible oils, the stock limit specified is 30 quintals for retailers, 500 quintals for wholesalers, 30 quintals for retail outlets of bulk consumers i.e. big chain retailers and shops and 1,000 quintals for its depots. Processors of edible oils would be able to stock 90 days of their storage capacities.

Invoke stringent law against those hoarding, black marketing essentials: MHA to states
COVID-19: Invoke stringent law against those hoarding, black marketing essentials: MHA to states

New Delhi: The Centre has asked the states and the union territories to invoke a stringent law to punish those indulging in hoarding and black marketing of essential commodities, saying such acts can’t be ruled out due to the loss of production and labour crisis in the wake of the nationwide lockdown. In a communication […]

onion price rise in Odisha
Onion Price Rise: Odisha Govt To Act Tough On Unscrupulous Traders

Bhubaneswar: Bhubaneswar: Taking a stern note of the problems faced by people across Odisha due to rise in prices of onion and potato, Odisha government on Thursday ordered tough action against unscrupulous traders. In a letter to all Collectors, the Food and Consumer Welfare Department has stated that the prices of onion have shown an […]

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Onion price rise: The bulb Veg sheds light on rampant hoarding in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: With the consumers in Odisha becoming onion-eyed, and when the Odisha Food & Consumer Welfare department is seemingly seen taking out an onion blaming the rise to humble monsoon rains elsewhere, a little peeling of the onion revealed how traders in the State are raking in the bucks by hoarding onions. Sample the arrival […]

Odisha gears up to rein in potato prices

Bhubaneswar: Consumers are now feeling the pinch of rising potato prices which have seen a steep rise of Rs 5 per kg in the past couple of days. At present, 3kg potato is being sold at a price of around Rs 50 against Rs 30 to Rs 35 a few days back. The price of  […]

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BMC slaps Rs 1crore penalty on Cyclothon organiser

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) today slapped Rs 1 cr penalty on Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA), the organiser of a scheduled Cyclothon event in Bhubaneswar, for putting up hoardings in prohibited areas. The BMC cited that the organiser of the event put up hoardings without permission from the concerned authorities thereby violating advertisement […]

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