Giving huge relief to movie goers, Telangana government has issued orders to multiplexes to sell all food items on MRP from August 1st.Akun Sabharwal, the top cop who recently dealt Drugs Menace, held meeting with all the multiplexes officials in city and asked them to all packaged food items should not be sold beyond MRP rate on them.
Akun Sabharwal heads as controller of Telangana State Legal Meteorology department. In failing to implement this order, the license to Multiplexes will be closed down.The theater chains have been selling food at exorbitant prices. In some multiplexes, a water bottle is sold for Rs 100, when the same bottle outside the theaters available for Rs 20. Even the popcorn should be sold in grams instead of Jumbo or in bucket method.
However, outside food is not allowed in theaters though Maharashtra government is planning to introduce this in their state.
Multiplexes are objecting to this and they have agreed to sell the food items at MRP.