A large amount of expired and substandard food in Halesi Tuwangchung Municipality was destroyed by the local administration.
The Tuwangchung Municipality had confiscated and destroyed the food on March 9 during monitoring.
The standard of food was jointly monitored by Area Police Office, Ward office, trade and commerce federation of Halesi. The food materials costing more than Rs 150,000 were destroyed according to mayor Iwan Rai.
The municipality had monitored 54 hotels and shops in Halesi with the objective of controlling the sale of expired and substandard food directly affecting people’s health.