Legal cases are being filed against traders who flour regulations during the festive season.
Cases are being filed against 1200 shop owners for unethical trading practices following raids carried out by the Consumer Affairs Authority during the National New Year period. .
They were nabbed for selling products at prices above the stipulated price. Several others were detected selling expired products, not displaying the price lists and hoarding stocks. These raids had been carried out in Colombo as well as the suburbs.