Fish samples collected at Mkg


Dimapur, June 26: Mokokchung district authorities on Tuesday collected fish samples from the whole sale go-down in Mokokchung and sent to Kohima for laboratory testing.
ADC Mokokchung also put on hold distribution of any new consignment of fresh fish in Mokokchung district till report from laboratory is confirmed. The Mokokchung Chamber of Commerce and Industries also extended their cooperation.
Earlier a meeting was held Tuesday in the office chamber of Deputy Commissioner Mokokchung under the chairmanship of ADC Mokokchung, W. Manpai Phom. The meeting was attended by officials of Food Safety, Medical and Mokokchung Chamber of Commerce where the officials discussed to take measures in finding out and to stop the illicit supply of contaminated fish into the District, if there is any.
(Page News Service)