Nine Points of Entry at Land Frontiers in Meghalaya, West Bengal, Tripura and Assam Notified for Imports of Plants and Plant Materials under PQ Order, 2023 Notified

[Department of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Notification S.O. 2195(E) dated 5 June, 2024]

S.O. 2195(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 3 of the Destructive Insects and Pests Act, 1914 (2 of 1914), the Central Government hereby makes the following Order further to amend the Plant Quarantine (Regulation of Import into India) Order, 2003, namely:—

1. Short title and Commencement.- (1) This Order may be called the Plant Quarantine (Regulation of Import into India) (Seventh Amendment) Order, 2024.

(2) It shall come into force on the date of its Publication in the Official Gazette.

2. In Schedule I of the Plant Quarantine (Regulation of import into India) Order, 2003 after serial number 24 and the entries relating thereto the following serial number and entries shall be added, namely:-

Place

 

State

Status

Jurisdiction of PQ Station

“25

Dalu

Meghalaya

Land Frontier Station

Regional Plant Quarantine Station, Kolkata.”

“26

Dawki

Meghalaya

Land Frontier Station

Regional Plant Quarantine Station, Kolkata.”

“27

Fulbari

West Bengal

Land Frontier Station

Regional Plant Quarantine Station, Kolkata.”

“28

Hili

West Bengal

Land Frontier Station

Regional Plant Quarantine Station, Kolkata.”

“29

Ghasuapara

Meghalaya

Land Frontier Station

Regional Plant Quarantine Station, Kolkata.”

“30

Mahurighat

Tripura

Land Frontier Station

Regional Plant Quarantine Station, Kolkata

“31

Sabroom

Tripura

Land Frontier Station

Regional Plant Quarantine Station, Kolkata”

“32

Srimantapur

Tripura

Land Frontier Station

Regional Plant Quarantine Station, Kolkata.”

“33

Sutarkandi

Assam

Land Frontier Station

Regional Plant Quarantine Station, Kolkata.”

[F.No.8-28/2023-PP.II]