Animal Diseases

Officials probe sale of tonnes of infected pork. Photo: Reuters

Sale of 40 tonnes of diseased pork sparks police inquiry

Police in Nanjing county, Zhangzhou, detained a 44-year-old woman surnamed Lin and a 33-year-old man, busting an illegal operation in which 40 tonnes of pork was allegedly sold in three months, according to the Strait Metropolis Daily, a newspaper affiliated with the propaganda department in Fujian.