Several hotels which had been selling unhygienic food in Battaramulla have been raided.
The raid was jointly carried out by the MOH Office in Kaduwela along with the Talangama Police and the Kaduwela Pradeshiya Sabha. Several leading hotels were raided this morning. The condition of the kitchens of these hotels were in an unclean state. Our correspondent said that some of them were immediately ordered to be shut down. Chairman of the Kaduwela Pradeshiya Sabha G.H. Buddhadasa said that legal action would be instituted against these hotels.