Sargodha: 4,000kg dead animals meat seized, 14 arrested
SARGODHA: A special magistrate yesterday raided Jhal Chakian and seized over 4,000 kg meat of dead animals and arrested 14 people. On information, special magistrate Ehsanul Haq and anti–corruption police in collaboration with Elite Force raided eight meat stores at Jhal Chakian and seized over 4,000 kg meat of dead animals. Besides Sargodha, the meat was being supplied to hotels of Rawalpindi in connivance with officers of Tehsil Municipal Administration, Livestock and veterinary staff.
The team arrested Dr Makhdoom Muhammad Masood, Inspector TMA Malik Muhammad Aslam, veterinary officer Dr Muhammad Taaj, head clerk Rana Muhammad Riaz and butchers including Muhammad Riaz, Abid, Hayat and others.