Egypt Independent

Egypt’s prosecution destroys 36 tons of rotten Chinese fish



The prosecution in Obour city on Wednesday have destroyed 36 tons of Chinese rotten fish in the Abu Zabaal Quarantine, after police in Qalyubiya governorate seized the fish from a refrigerator belonging to an exporting and importing company.

The prosecution asked Qalyubiya Security Directorate and the Animal Health Research Institute to form a committee containing food inspectors to implement the disposal of the rotten fish, under supervision of the Veterinary Medicine Directorate on Wednesday.

Prosecution asked that the fish be disposed of in accordance to health and environmental regulations.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm