kuwait-trufflesKUWAIT: Kuwait Municipality launched inspection campaigns yesterday to ensure validity of foodstuff, with field inspection teams seizing 650 kilograms of expired truffles. The food and markets control department carried out a field tour that targeted the seasonal truffle market, resulting in the seizure and confiscation of 650 kilograms of rotten truffles, that were also destroyed, Director of Al-Asimah Municipality Saud Al-Enezi said in statement.

The Municipality always examines quality of food in the local market, ensuring that they fit for human consumption. It also addressing irregularities and violations and take legal action against wrongdoers during such field campaigns, he said. – KUNA