CAA seals Kurunegala canned fish business


Officers of the Consumer Affairs Authority (CAA) in Kurunegala sealed a canned fish import business in Pannala, Kurunegala, on suspicion of selling expired goods after changing the expiration dates and manipulating prices, on 20 June.

CAA officials seized 17,000 stocks of canned fish worth Rs 12 million. They said the Government Analyst will examine the seized stocks, to see whether they are fit for human consumption.

The CAA Officers said the suspects, including the owner, will be produced before the Kuliyapitiya Chief Magistrate today (24).

By Ravindu Sooriyabandara – Kurunegala