‘Valley has 1 month stock of essential commodities’


Srinagar, Jan 12: Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution Department today said the Kashmir valley has one month stocks of LPG, petroleum products and food grains. 
 A spokesperson of the CAPD said that Valley has adequate stocks of essential commodities which can last more than one month.
 He said the officials of the department led by Director CAPD, Mir Mushtaq to take on spot assessment of the stock position of LPG, petroleum products and food grains in the Valley visited several depots of IOC BPCL, HPCL and bottling plant Pampore as well as the FCI Lethapora food godowns.
 He said “The team found that there were stocks enough to last for more than a month.  There are around 3.20 lakh LPG cylinders at HPCL bottling plant Pampore.” 
 Meanwhile, the enforcement squad of the department realized amount Rs 5,500 from the erring traders as fines. 

Lastupdate on : Sat, 12 Jan 2013 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Sat, 12 Jan 2013 18:30:00 GMT
Lastupdate on : Sun, 13 Jan 2013 00:00:00 IST

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