PETALING JAYA: A total of 2,253 checks relating to the rice supply have been carried out nationwide since early July, says Datuk Armizan Mohd Ali (pic). "A total of 121 complaints were also received during the same period," he said in a statement on Friday. Armizan added that members of the public can forward information on rice supply shortages or price hikes to the Agriculture and Food Security Ministry at https://skpb.kpkm.gov.my/adu, firstname.lastname@example.org or 03-8870 1751/1748/1183. This comes after a raid was conducted by enforcement officers from the ministry following public complaints over the sale of Bird Paradise Super Siams 10kg bag of rice, he revealed. "It was found that the price displayed was RM52.40, compared to the RM48.80 printed on the rice bag.
Source: The Star September 15, 2023 14:25 UTC