Lahore: 4 arrested with unwholesome meat
LAHORE, Aug 18: A special team of the City District Government of Lahore (CDGL) along with the police on Thursday arrested four men for transporting a dead animal meat and carrying out illegal slaughtering in different parts of the city.
The team comprising officials of CDGL`s livestock department along with police officials stopped a van carrying meat at Shahdara town. “During investigation the team found that the two accused were transporting the meat of a dead buffalo to sell it in Lahore,” District Officer (Livestock) Dr Tajammul told this reporter.
He said since both the accused confessed to their offence the police had registered a case against them.
Dr Tajammul said the team also got arrested two others for doing illegal slaughtering of animals at a house in Kahna. “The police have also registered a case against them as per law,” he said.