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The pan-India cyclothon Swasth Bharat Yatra by Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare that flagged off on the World Food Day, 16th October, 2018 has been receiving a great response from all stakeholders.

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Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) had recently issued a circular which mandated that the name boards of shops/ establishments have to be displayed in the Kannada language with 60% of the display board in Kannada language and remaining 40% of the board can be in other languages. It further provided that if any business/ person/establishment fails to abide by this rule or violates this condition, the licenses of such establishment will be canceled. BBMP issued another circular dated 30.07.2018 which reiterated the aforesaid language requirements and directed implementation thereof.

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The State Government of Maharashtra had issued a ban on various plastic products in the state through the notification dated 23rd March 2018. The government had then communicated revisions to the ban through a revised notification on 11th April 2018.

As the ban had far-reaching implications on retail business, a delegation from RAI had a series of meetings with the State Government, representing the concerns of the retail industry. RAI was also nominated to the Expert Committee formulated for deliberating upon various aspects of the ban.

Subsequently, the State Government has issued a revised notification dated 30th June 2018.

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This is with reference to Retailers Association of India's submission requesting for an extension for implementation of the amendments in the Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Act, 2017, issued vide notification no GSR - 629 (E) dated 23rd June 2017.

On representation from RAI, the Department of Legal Metrology, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Government of India has extended the implementation of the notification further by three months until 31st July 2018 for disposal of old inventory. Click here to view the advisory.

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