Shop fined for selling undated chicken in Umm Al Quwain

The municipality discovered that the shop owner was slaughtering fresh chicken and selling it to customers without obtaining a licence to do so.



By Ahmed Shaaban – Senior Reporter

Published: Fri 12 Jun 2015, 12:35 AM

Last updated: Wed 8 Jul 2015, 2:49 PM

Umm Al Quwain — The Municipality of Umm Al Quwain (UAQ) has fined a shopping centre for selling frozen chicken that did not specify production and expiry dates.

According to a senior official, inspectors of the Public Health and Environment Section of the municipality discovered that the undated products were being offered on sale during an inspection drive launched recently.

Ghanim Ali Saeed Ghanim, head of Public Health and Environment Section, UAQ Municipality, said the campaign is aimed to regularise the markets in the emirate before the holy month of Ramadan begins.

The municipality discovered that the shop owner was slaughtering fresh chicken and selling it to customers without obtaining a licence to do so.

ahmedshaaban@khaleejtimes.com


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