Chandigarh/ 09 January,2020: The Deputy Commissioner, Mandip Singh Brar convened a meeting today with all the SDMs, Police Officials and other senior officials regarding the regulation of Sale of Acid.
The Deputy Commissioner strictly directed that Additional Deputy Commissioner, Sh. Sachin Rana and all the SDMs will ensure that no one will be able to purchase acid without submitting a photo ID. Also, shopkeepers who sell acid will have to obtain a license to do the same.
The SDMs will also have to catch hold of all the illegal acid sellers in the Tricity. The Deputy Commissioner has set a three days deadline to crack them down. The Director Health Dr. Dewan has been assigned as the nodal officer for the project.