Guwahati approves home delivery of meat

July 17, 2020

Guwahati, in the Northeast Indian state of Assam has allowed home delivery of dressed chicken and mutton cuts. Meat, previously was not allowed to be delivered home, but with wet markets and meat shops closed under the extended lockdown, the city has relaxed its rules. The district veterinary office however, has started that only meat produced under hygienic conditions in a modern slaughterhouse or an Assam Livestock and Poultry Corporation abattoir would be allowed. Chicken price has been fixed at USD 3.19/kg and USD 8.64/kg for mutton.