Excise dept inspects chemist shops

Updated on Aug 21, 2014 11:22 AM IST

UT excise and taxation department conducted inspections at five chemist shops in the city on Wednesday.

HT Image
HT Image
Hindustan Times | By, Ht Correspondent Chandigarh

UT excise and taxation department conducted inspections at five chemist shops in the city on Wednesday.

The teams, which comprised RK Chaudhary, Munish Nayer, and RL Chug, all excise and taxation officers (ETO), under supervision of UT assistant excise and taxation commissioner RC Bhalla, carried out inspection at Kumar Brothers in Sector 11, Trilok Chemist at Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Gupta Agencies in Sector 24 and one shop each in Government Multi-Specialty Hospital in Sector 16 and Government Medical College and Hospital in Sector 32.

The inspections started around 11am and were in progress till filling of this report.

Giving details, Bhalla said they conducted inspections after getting a complaint alleging that these shops were indulging in malpractice of evasion of value added tax (VAT) and were neither giving complete details of their sales nor bills.

According to officials, during the inspection, the teams seized important documents related to business transactions.

SHARE THIS ARTICLE ON
SHARE
Story Saved
OPEN APP
×
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
My Offers
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Saturday, February 04, 2023
Start 15 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Register Free and get Exciting Deals