Butchery shut down for selling stale meat

ABU DHABI - The Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority shut down a 24-hour-open butchery outlet in a shopping centre in the capital on Tuesday after seizing 30kg of meat not suitable for human consumption.

By Anwar Ahmad

Published: Thu 14 Aug 2008, 1:25 AM

Last updated: Sun 5 Apr 2015, 5:03 PM

The butchery outlet failed to adhere to the authority's prescribed hygiene and health standards.

The authority's inspectors confirmed that the outlet was found flouting the rules for the third time in six months, an official said.

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