MUSCAT: The Directorate-General of Muscat Municipality at Greater Mutrah destroyed 397 kg of unsafe food materials, 72 kg of rotten meat, 35 kg of rotten vegetables and 23 litres of water during 1011 inspection operations.
During the campaigns the municipality inspectors closed down 12 stores, issued 49 violations and gave warning notices to a number of food establishments and groceries for not abiding by the municipality regulations. The inspection department at Muscat Municipality received 15 complaints over health violations and dealt with them in accordance to the law. As many as 30 samples were sent to the municipality laboratories for testing.
SOURCE: OMAN DAILY OBSERVER