Trout sale on Wednesday

SRINAGAR: The Fisheries department is going to organise sale of rainbow trout at its sale outlet Gagribal here on Wednesday.
Chief Project Officer, Marketing Division, M M Bazaz, told Kashmir Reader on Monday that the sale would be held to facilitate availability of trout on Eid-ul-Zuha to general public.
“Sale will be conducted for two hours from 10.30 am till afternoon on with first-come-first-severe basis. A customer can purchase a maximum of 2 kilograms of fish, priced at Rs 400 per kilogram,” he said.
Bazaz said the department used its refrigerated van for transportation of the fish to the sale centre.
“It is to maintain hygiene of the fish during transportation. The van can maintain a required temperature even in hot weather conditions,” he said.