Deputy Director of Agriculture (Fertilizers), Chennai, has ordered the cancellation of the Certificate of Registration of Zuari Agro Chemicals Limited, holding the firm guilty of import of non-standard Di-Ammonium Phosphate (DAP) through Karaikal and distributing it in the State from August to November 2013.

Cancellation orders passed by Deputy Director S. Sabha Natesan said the firm was asked to furnish the dealer-wise despatch details of DAP following reports about the sale of non-standard DAP.

Despatch report confirmed the supply of 690.35 tonnes of DAP to various districts from August 31 to November 20, 2013.

The analysis report confirmed that the DAP imported by the firm was non-standard.