Man jailed for milk adulteration

Our Correspondent

26 November, 2020 12:00 AM printer

MANIKGANJ: A mobile court has jailed a milk trader for one year in Saturia upazila of the district for making milk mixing water and chemicals.

Convict Abdur Razzaq, 60, is a resident of Fukurhati village in the upazila.

Saturia Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Ashraful Alam conducted a drive in the area on Wednesday morning and caught Abdur Razzaq red handed.

A total of 260 litres of adulterated milk was recovered and destroyed later.

He also said more traders are making and selling milk in the same way. The drives will be conducted to nab them.