Ministry sets maximum price for sanitisers

Doha: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry has set the maximum prices for selling sanitizers and sterilizers in the market. The ministry has released a list of 214 products and their maximum prices.

It is prohibited to for all outlets including pharmacies and others entities to sell sanitizers and sterilizers over the prices mentioned in the list. Legal actions will be taken against the violators

When the spread of coronavirus started people started hoarding sanitisers, masks and gloves in bulk and a few people took it as an opportunity to hike up prices. But swift intervention from authorities have bought down such illegal price increase and a person was caught illegally selling medical items which he had hoarded.

Click here for the full list of prices (scroll down and the extreme right column shows the price)

As seen on Peninsula Qatar  Image Credits Peninsula Qatar