DMC directs retailers on weight machine

Dimapur, Nov 23 (MExN): All retail dealers in and around Dimapur will have to procure and use electronic weighing machine in their shops, according to a new directive  issued to the retailers by the Dimapur Municipal Council here today. The Dimapur Municipal Council in a press release issued by its Chairperson, H Tovihoto Ayemi stated that the retailers have to procure the electronic weighing machine in order to ensure accuracy and correctness of weight of the commodities and at the same time stipulated November 30 as the last date for the procurement of the machines failing which the DMC Chairperson warned that action would be initiated against the defaulters as per the provision of the law.  

The release further stated that the order is being initiated in pursuance of the directives issued by the Government.