Double taka fined (Tk.100,000/) to Meena Bazar for violating the TC Law again

Today (27 September’2017) Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC), Zone -5 has operated mobile court again in a chain shop (Meena Bazar) at Mohammedpur Housing Society area in Dhaka. The Zonal Executive Officer of DNCC, Zone -5 (Deputy Secretary) and Executive Magistrate Mr. S.M.Ajior Rahman has fined tk.100,000/ (One Lakh )  to Meena Bazar (a chain shop) at Mohammadpur Housing Society, Road no-02, Dhaka-1207 for displaying the illegal tobacco products advertisement of British American Tobacco Company. Earlier (21, November’2016) this shop was fined tk.50,000/ (fifty thousand) for violation the Tobacco control Law. Now this shop fined tk. doubled  i,e tk.100,000/  as per law for second time violation  (section-5 regarding TAPS ban). On hearing the information of mobile court operation some other shop owners have closed their shop and leave the place. The Executive Magistrates also warned the respective authority to abide by the law properly. Otherwise the punishment will be very hard including cancellation the trade license.