Nearly 11,000 infractions related to prices and quality were seized, after monitoring 268,000 points of sale (Bytas).

Mustafa Paytas, Minister Delegate in charge of Relations with Parliament, official government spokesman, revealed the process of price control by local mixed committees, and said that during the first ten months of 2022, 268,392 points were monitored. selling.

In the press conference that followed the weekly government meeting, Paytas highlighted that these interventions resulted in the seizure of 10,632 price and quality-related infractions, of which 8,289 reports were completed and sent to the competent courts.

In the same context, the minister added that 844 tons of products unfit for consumption were seized and destroyed.

The spokesperson explained that the ministerial commission in charge of monitoring supply, prices, and price and quality control processes, meets once a month under the presidency of the Ministry of Economy and Finance, and with the presence of ministerial sectors. in-house keepers. , agriculture, maritime fishing, industry, commerce, energy transition and the corresponding public institutions.