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Butcher Arrested in Kulgam for Allegedly Selling Meat of Dead Sheep

Kulgam: A butcher in Kulgam was apprehended and arrested by authorities for allegedly selling the meat of a dead sheep, sparking concerns about food safety in the district.

According to Tehsildar Kulgam Bilal Ahmad, the butcher had been previously issued notices to slaughter sheep at the designated abattoir, where veterinarians are present to ensure the health and vitality of the animals. However, the butcher reportedly failed to comply, leading to complaints and eventual arrest.

The incident has raised concerns about the sale of unsafe meat in the district, and authorities have assured that an investigation is underway to ensure the quality and safety of meat products.

The arrest serves as a warning to butchers and meat sellers in the region to adhere to food safety regulations and guidelines.

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