SFC officials inspect fair price shops

ITANAGAR, Nov 29: A team of officials from the State Food Commission (SFC), led by its Chairman L Wangchuk, inspected a number of fair price shops (FPS) in Itanagar and found that many of the FPS owners have not completed the obligatory formalities as per the National Food Security Act (NFSA).
During the inspection, the team, which also included Itanagar SDFCSO’s Yumlam Achung and Dana Angung, interacted with beneficiaries and owners of the FPS’.
The officials directed the FPS owners to maintain all their documents as per the NFSA to avoid legal actions. They were also made aware of the various provisions of the NFSA, and were advised to follow them to avoid stringent action.