PFA seizes 1,400kg contaminated meat


The Punjab Food Authority (PFA) seized huge quantity of contaminated meat and arrested 10 culprits during a raid here on Thursday.

A warehouse was sealed after recovery of over 200 kilogram of substandard tea leaves.

A PFA team led by Director Operations Ayesha Mumtaz raided an illegal slaughter house in Chungi Amar Sidhu locality of Lahore during which it seized 1400 kilogram of substandard meat and arrested 10 culprits.

Another team of PFA under the supervision of food inspector, Fariha Anwar recovered 225 kilogram of substandard tea leaves during a raid on a godown in Delhi Gate locality. The godown was sealed and efforts to arrest the owner were underway.