Al Rayyan Municipality collects QR129,300 in fines for violations

 20 Mar 2017 - 0:29

Al Rayyan Municipality  collects QR129,300 in fines for violations
A Municipality official checking the expiry dates of products.

The Peninsula

The Al Rayyan Municipality imposed fines worth a total of QR129,300 last month on outlets for various types of violations of the law.
The Health Monitoring section at the Ministry destroyed 30 whole slaughtered sheep unfit for human consumption.
Fifty-nine samples were sent to the Central Laboratory and the municipality conducted 780 inspection visits last month and recorded 79 violations.
The Doha Municipality also detected expired food products in shops at Industrial Area during raids conducted by its health monitoring section.
Meanwhile, the Public Relations department at the Ministry of Municipality and Environment organised an awareness lecture at Maryam Bint Omran School for Girls on the importance of planting trees.
The lecture was organised as part of the activities the Tree Week 2017 which concluded recently.