The security services of the Tizi district in the state of Mascara have recently seized more than four quintals of red meat unfit for human consumption, according to what was reported today, Friday, by the Communication and Public Relations Office of the State Security Directorate.
According to the same source, following the exploitation of information received by the security forces of the Tizi district about a person taking advantage of a vehicle to transport and distribute meat at the level of butchery, the same interests stopped the vehicle and seized a quantity of meat in its back box, estimated at a total of 4 quintals and 88 kg.
The seized quantity was subjected to a careful examination by a veterinarian, who confirmed that it was unfit for human consumption due to the lack of hygiene and health conditions, as well as storage, according to the same source.
In order to fulfill the necessary legal procedures, in coordination with the competent authorities, the quantity of reserved red meat was destroyed. Legal measures were also taken against the owner of the seized quantity, represented by judicial follow-up.