Citizens warned to look out when purchasing food….

Dr Fuad KhanThe Ministry of Health has issued a bulletin advising citizens what to look out for when purchasing food.

The bulletin comes as part of a campaign by the ministry to ensure that foods offered for sale is fit for human consumption

So far several businesses have been closed down across the country for being in violation of public-health laws…

The Health Ministry is advising citizens to be aware of the surroundings in which they purchase items to be consumed, ensuring that the area is sanitary and free of flies, rodents and stray dogs.

Power News Now spoke with Health Minister, Dr. Fuad Khan who said customers should be aware of even the tables on which their food is placed.

The Health campaign has been functional for just over a month, but the Health minister hopes to extend the campaign to keep an eye on food handlers.