Qatar recalls microbial-contaminated shrimp from India

Published on
October 12, 2022
A net full of shrimp at an Indian shrimp farm.

Qatar’s Ministry of Public Health has issued a warning against a certain volume of fresh and frozen shrimp imported from India and has decided to recall the affected quantity from the market, Gulf Times reported on 8 October.

Analyses at Qatar’s food laboratories have reportedly found that some volumes of Indian imported shrimp are microbially contaminated, according to a statement from the ministry.

The public health ministry is working with the Ministry of Municipal Affairs to recall all the …

Contributing Editor reporting from Hanoi, Vietnam

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