gold hallmarking

Centre makes hallmarking of gold jewellery mandatory, violators to face action

Minister of Consumer Affairs Ram Vilas Paswan on Tuesday said that gold ornaments of only 14, 18 and 22 Carat will be allowed.

Jan 14, 2020, 17:14 PM IST

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Dec 31, 2019, 23:01 PM IST

Govt may make gold jewellery hallmarking mandatory by Jan

Under the proposed rules hallmark will also mention the carat of gold used the jewellery, Paswan said.

Nov 03, 2017, 16:10 PM IST

Make gold hallmarking mandatory: CAG to Govt

To protect consumers from unscrupulous jewellers, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has advised the government to enforce compulsory hallmarking of gold jewellery.

Aug 30, 2012, 15:24 PM IST

'Govt should expedite Bill to make gold hallmarking mandatory'

To ensure hallmarking of gold mandatory, a Parliamentary panel has asked the government to introduce the Bill to amend the BIS Act in the current session of Parliament.

May 06, 2012, 11:02 AM IST

Cabinet nod for mandatory hallmarking of gold likely tommorow

The government is likely to approve an amendment to the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) Act, 1986, tomorrow that expands the ambit of mandatory hallmarking to include more products, including gold.

Jan 03, 2012, 19:55 PM IST