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Whereas, in pursuance of Gazette notification No. F. No. X. 11029/6/2010-DDAP dated 17.07.2012 issued by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare,  Govt. of India, New Delhi and order of Secretary Health, Chandigarh issued vide Endst. No. 1/68/FII(6)/2013/1127, dated 09.02.2015, I, K.K. Yadav, I.A.S., District Magistrate, Chandigarh in exercise of the powers vested with me under Section 144 of the Cr.P.C., do hereby order that sale and production of Bottled Correcting Fluids, as well as bottled thinners of any chemical composition, both for ink erasing purposes as well as for nail polish removers and similar other purposes for retail sale, is prohibited within the jurisdiction of Union Territory of Chandigarh, in the public interest for a period of 60 days.

This order shall come into force from zero hours on 05.09.2020 and shall be effective for a period of sixty days up to and including 03.11.2020.

In view of the emergent nature of the order, it is being issued ex-parte and is addressed to the public in general. Any breach of this order would invite action under section 188 of the Indian Penal Code.