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Licence of 3 fertiliser dealers suspended

Press Reporter News Service

Ambala, October 30

The Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Division has suspended the licence of three fertiliser sellers in Ambala after the division noticed irregularities in inventory upkeep.

An motion has been taken towards Antal Beej Bhandar, Laxmi Buying and selling Firm and Ram Pesticide. Whereas the licence of Antal Beej Bhandar and Laxmi Buying and selling Firm have been suspended for 10 days, the licence of Ram Pesticide has been suspended for 15 days.

An official mentioned it was being apprehended that some sellers had been concerned in black marketeering and had been promoting fertiliser to different states illegally.

“In the course of the inspection, the information didn’t match when the bodily inventory was in contrast with the inventory proven within the point-of-sale machine. Some Aadhaar numbers of farmers of different states, together with Punjab and UP, have additionally been detected. It confirmed that the fertiliser was being offered to farmers of different states,” the official added.

Dr Girish Nagpal, Deputy Director Agriculture, mentioned: “Irregularity has been noticed in the course of the verification of the inventory. Following unethical enterprise practices, whereas the licences of two sellers have been suspended for 10 days, licence of one other vendor has been suspended for 15 days. The division has been doing random inspections and almost 40 such retailers and sellers have been inspected thus far within the district.”

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