Mar 25, 2021

Racket selling dyed grains, uncovered Featured

According to the Public Health Inspectors' Association, raids in several areas have uncovered a racket selling grains, including rice, containing dyes that are harmful to the human body.

Secretary of the association - Mahendra Balasuriya says they have also learnt that coconut oil mixed with various chemicals were also sold.

It is reported that this racket is being strongly carried out in the districts of Kalutara, Gampaha and Colombo.

The Association further states that special raids will be carried out island-wide from March 28th for the upcoming festive season.