RAWALPINDI: Hundreds of kilograms of contaminated meat were seized here today by the authorities but the culprits managed to flee. According to details, the police signalled to stop a suspected vehicle in Naseerabad police station jurisdiction in Rawalpindi but the occupants of the vehicle fled, leaving the vehicle parked by roadside.

During the search of the vehicle, 1200 kilograms of unhygienic meat was recovered. Police said that the meat was being transported from Mandi Bahauddin to supply it in Rawalpindi. The police seized the recovered meat and after registering a case against the fleeing culprits, have started the investigation.