Seizure of Suspected Non-Halal Chicken Wings

6.2 kilogrammes of frozen chicken wings of dubious Halal status have been seized by Law enforcement Officers of the Halal Food Control Section, Syariah Affairs Department at the Ministry of Religious Affairs. The chicken wings were discovered during an operation at a food premise in Kampung Jerudong last Saturday.

The seized food were brought to the Halal Food Control Section for further action. The case is being investigated under Section 37 of Halal Certificate and Halal Label Order 2005 on suspicion of failing to comply with the requirements and conditions of the Brunei Islamic Religious Council's Halal Certification.

The Halal Food Control Section of the Syariah Affairs Department will conduct periodic operations and monitoring to ensure provisions under the Halal Certification and Halal Label Order 2005 are obeyed by food entrepreneurs in the country.

Source: Radio Television Brunei