Shahidul Islam, Khagrachhari: Unclean, adulterated and rotten stale food is being sold in almost all the shops in the market. This picture came to light when one visited the daily necessities and food shops of Manikchhari upazila of the district. There have been reports of unhealthy food, stale and stale food being sold in hotels and restaurants in the market.
Daily necessities are arranged for sale in grocery stores, including expired adulterated products, and simple shoppers are being deceived into buying these adulterated products. Public health and children’s health are under threat.
There is no price written on many medicines in the pharmacies selling the medicines, the prices are being charged arbitrarily from the buyers, there are allegations of selling expired and illegal medicines in these pharmacies, Most of the fruit shops contain formalin, fresh fruits as well as rotten fruits.
The prices of almost all human commodities including rice, pulses, onion, garlic, soybean oil, turmeric, chilli, flour have gone up manifold. Ordinary victims are demanding that the concerned administration take effective steps to get help as per the Consumer Rights Act.