Slaughter houses monitored
DAMAULI: District Livestock Service Office, Tanahun, has started monitoring slaughter houses and meat shops in Byas Municipality, Tanahun district.
The monitoring campaign will last till April 1 with the aim of ensuring consumers fresh and healthy meat. Dr Bal Kumar Shrestha of district Livestock Office said they monitored slaughter houses and meat shops on Monday.
He said the way the meat was sold was not satisfactory. All types of meat were kept in a single refrigerator. The team also said there was no uniformity of price in the shops.
Chief of District Livestock Office Man Bahadur Pun said the monitoring team warned butchers that they should sell fresh and healthy meat.
Representatives of district administration office, district police and consumers’ forum, among others, comprised the team.