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MOTOR SPIRIT AND HIGH SPEED DIESEL (PREVENTION OF MALPRACTICES IN SUPPLY AND DISTRIBUTION) ORDER, 1990 PDF
MOTOR SPIRIT AND HIGH SPEED DIESEL (PREVENTION OF MALPRACTICES IN SUPPLY AND DISTRIBUTION) ORDER, 1990 Motor Spirit and High Speed Diesel Order ? Clause 8 (2) ? Essential requirements ? Authorized officer has to take, sign and seal three samples of 750 ml to 1 litre each of the product ? one to be given to the dealer ? the second to be kept by the concerned department ? third to be used for laboratory analysis. (Para 7) PDF
MOTOR SPIRIT AND HIGH SPEED DIESEL (PREVENTION OF MALPRACTICES IN SUPPLY AND DISTRIBUTION) ORDER, 1990 Motor Spirit and High Speed Diesel Order ? Clause 8 (4) ? Directions under? non compliance ? the sample label was required to be jointly signed by the officer who had drawn the sample ? & the dealer or his representative ? said label should have contained the information as regards the product, name of retail outlet, quantity of sample, date, name and signature of the officer etc ? nothing on record to show that the labels of the said samples were jointly signed by the appellant as well as by PW4, who had drawn the sample ? noncompliance of the directions ? Minimum quantity of sample ? Held, when the order itself prescribes the minimum quantity of sample to be drawn ? and required that should have been signed by the concerned officer as well as by the dealer or his representative? the noncompliance thereof, has to be interpreted in favour of the accused? Acquittal. (Para 7) PDF