Ctg edible oil factory sealed off

Staff Correspondent

10 August, 2020 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: A mobile court in a drive sealed off an edible oil factory in the city’s Mohora area on Sunday for producing and marketing oil illegally and in unhygienic environment.

Owner of the factory Md Golzer Hossain was fined Tk 2 lakh.  Executive Magistrate Md Omar Faruq of district administration led the drive at the factory of ‘Success Oil Industries Limited.’ 

The mobile court during the drive revealed that the factory was lacking BSTI approval, laboratory and chemist while carrying out the activities with old machineries and child workers in an unhygienic environment.

Adulterated oil was found at the factory, which was also duplicating the names and others of different renowned brands, said the Magistrate Faruk.