Department of Food Safety Officials Detected Formalin in Imported Fish : Guwahati

Food Safety


GUWAHATI, Aug 1: The Department of Food Safety Officials lodged an FIR against a fish vendor identified as Deepak Prasad on July 30 allegedly after detecting the presence of formalin with the imported fishes he was selling at Betkuchi market.

However, the companies involved in importing the fish are yet to be identified. Officers of the Food safety Department revealed that some more samples have been collected from various markets located in and around the city.