HCM CITY (VNS) — The traffic police and quarantine officers of Thu Duc Animal Quarantine Station yesterday seized 1.6 tonnes of rotten and stinking beef and bones.
The bad-quality beef, which included tails, feet and bones of cows, were being transported in a truck from Ha Noi to HCM City, when the vehicle was stopped at the National Highway No1 by the traffic police.
The driver Nguyen Van Khanh failed to produce the food hygiene safety certificate and invoices showing the origin of the food. He said he had been paid to transport the meat to the city.
All the seized goods were destroyed. — VNS