15 tons of watermelons infected with melon fly liquidated in Nur-Sultan

Date: 15:31, 12-09-2019.

Astana. September 12. KazTAG - 15 tons of melons infected with melon fly have been liquidated in Nur-Sultan, reports the Ministry of Agriculture of Kazakhstan.
"The state inspectors on plants quarantine have suppressed sale of 15 tons of watermelons from the Turkestan region infected with melon fly. The party of watermelons was discovered on the territory of Alash market in the time of quarantine phyto-sanitary control. The party of watermelons has been destroyed on the territory of ECO-Polygon," reads the report.
Administrative case has been opened under p.3 p.2 Art.400. The proprietor has been fined 35 350 tenge.

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