A store selling agricultural pesticides in Sanaa closed

July 6, 2020

SANAA, July 5 (Saba) - The Office of Agriculture and Irrigation with security services closed shop selling agricultural pesticides in Shaoab district in Sanaa on Saturday for selling types of pesticides that are forbidden to be traded in Yemen.

Director general of the Office Agriculture, Ibrahim Sharafaldin, said to (Saba) that the closure of the shop came during the field walking of inspection, which proved the existence of types of pesticides that are forbidden to be sold or traded .

He confirmed that the banned pesticides seized included three types consisting of 200 reais, 20 xiner and 6 mövenpick pesticides..pointing out that the entry and circulation of these prohibited quantities is a disaster in terms of its significant damage to the environment, agriculture and health.