Video: 80 million worth powdered milk seized from a hoarding in Seeduwa.
Consumer Affairs Authority officials seized 257 thousand 658 packets of powdered milk which had been horded in a private store in Seeduwa this morning.
Officials said this stock of 400 gram packets of milk is worth 80 million rupees.
According to the Director General of Consumer Affairs Authority J.A.M. Douglas, teams have been deployed island wide to raid concealed powdered milk.
A number of media briefings were held today to express views about this issue.
Speaking during a media briefing held at National Science Foundation, Colombo today - Minister of Technology, Research and Atomic Energy Patali Champika Ranawaka stated that the independent research on testing DCD in powdered milk will be continued as usual.