Municipal authorities destroy over 2,000 kg of fish
March 19, 2018 | 2:29 PM
by Times News Service

Muscat: Over 2,000 kg of fish that was found unfit for human consumption, was destroyed by Muscat Municipality during a raid in Seeb.

The inspection and food control team at the Muscat Municipality General Directorate, Al Seeb, destroyed 2,136 kg of fish after it raided 146 shops and vehicles selling fish.

According to Muscat Municipality’s statement online, “The surprise visit to 146 shops and vehicles that sold fish, resulted in seizing and destroying 2,136 kg of fish.”

These inspections, according to authorities, are aimed at raising the level of health awareness among employees of these establishments and guiding them to the best methods of saving and storing fish.

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