Two traders fined for selling tainted mangoes

A mobile court here on Tuesday realised Tk 70,000 as fine from two
wholesalers for selling formalin-mixed mangoes.
A mobile court, led by Executive Magistrate Habibul Hasan Rumi,
conducted a drive in Station Road area of the district town at about
12.00pm with the help of BSTI and district health officials and fined
‘Bismillah Fal Vandar’ Tk 50,000 and ‘Talukder Fal Vander’ Tk 20,000 for
selling formalin-mixed mangoes at the wholesale shops.
Later, the court seized 50 kilograms of tainted fruits from the shops
and destroyed those in public.

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