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Goa Pradesh Congress Committee president Girish Chodankar and several party workers Saturday carried out random checks of fish in the South Goa.
The government had last month ordered strict checking of all consignments at the state's border following suspicion that the fish brought from outside was laced with formalin, which is a toxic preserv
As the fish can’t be exported now, the farmers have to bear the additional burden of feeding and storing their produce and also have to recycle the water used continually.
On the first day of the session yesterday, the House could not transact any business as the speaker had to adjourn it five times due to the ruckus created by Congress.
After a raid on outstation fish consignments, Food and Drugs Administration officials last week claimed that formaldehyde, a powerful disinfectant used to preserve corpses, was used to preserve.