Sale of rice or paddy for animal feed production banned from today

Sale of rice or paddy for animal feed production banned from today

June 24, 2022   10:30 pm

The Consumer Affairs Authority (CAA) has published a Gazette Extraordinary prohibiting the sale or use of rice or paddy for animal feed production.

The order, issued pursuant to Section 10(1)(b)(ii) of the Consumer Affairs Authority Act, No. 09 of 2003, will be effective from today (June 24).

Accordingly, no importer, manufacturer, trader or distributor is allowed to import, sell, expose or offer for sale, store, transport, distribute or buy or purchase any rice or paddy directly for the manufacture of animal feed or otherwise as an ingredient for the manufacture of animal feed, the gazette notification read further.

Disclaimer: All the comments will be moderated by the AD editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or slanderous. Please avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment and avoid typing all capitalized comments. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by flagging them(mouse over a comment and click the flag icon on the right side). Do use these forums to voice your opinions and create healthy discourse.

Most Viewed Video Stories

LIVE🔴Ada Derana Late Night News Bulletin 10.00 pm

LIVE🔴Ada Derana Late Night News Bulletin 10.00 pm

Samagi Jana Balawegaya's conditions to the government (English)

Litro gas prices reduced (English)

Special team to probe killing of leopard in Hatton (English)

National Fuel Pass open for new registrations again (English)

Trade Union Coordination Committee to stage protest march in Colombo tomorrow

NEWS IN BRIEF - 2022.08.08

Minister orders investigation over death of leopard caught in trap in Hatton