Mandatory Hallmarking of Gold Jewellery

The penalty may be five times the cost of the jewelry and the imprisonment up to one year. Consumer Affairs Minister, Ramvilas Paswan announced that no jeweler will be allowed to sell     gold ornaments without hallmark from the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) from 15th January 2021. The Minister said that hallmarking will benefit the […]

BIS in Action- Conducts raid in LED Manufacturing Unit 

BIS registration certificate is mandatory for 49 electrical and electronic products falling under compulsory registration Scheme of BIS. Use of non-compliant product is illegal as they have not undergone the prescribed tests for safety according to notified Indian Standards. No person is supposed to manufacture or store for sale, import, sell or distribute goods which […]