Open butcher sheds along NH 29 asked to close

Open butcher sheds along  NH 29 asked to close
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Dimapur, July 7: A joint meeting of civil administration Chumukedima, all village council chairmen and Head GBs along the national highway from Purana Bazaar to Chumukedima held on June 29 has decided to close down all open butchers’ shops – roadside butcher’s shed along the NH 29 (Purana Bazaar to Chumukedima) selling beef, mutton, fish, pork, chicken, etc.
A press release issued by EAC Chumukedima, Thejavizo Nakhro said sale of any types of meat shall henceforth be carried out only in a well maintained and hygienic enclosure/chamber inside a proper building/house or market.
The EAC informed all business establishments engaged in selling beef, mutton, fish, pork, chicken, etc on the roadside open butcher shed to make necessary arrangement of shifting within 15 days. Any trader selling fresh meat items along the highway in contravention to the joint meeting resolution are liable to be penalized as provided by law, the EAC cautioned.
(Page News Service)