The Food and Drugs Authority has arrested two women in relation to a video circulating on social media in which a woman is seen dipping peeled oranges into a solution which then changes the colour of the oranges.

The two women were arrested with the help of the Nima Police at the Madina market after a swoop Tuesday afternoon.

The food and drugs authority (FDA), said the women were arrested at a swoop at the Madina market on Tuesday June 13 and are assisting the police in investigations.

In a press statement, The FDA has condemned the act and has assured the public that investigations are ongoing to arrest all those engaged in the act and end the deceptive practice.

The FDA also cautioned the public to be cautious when buying peeled oranges.
The FDA also urged the public to provide information that are likely to endanger public health and safety with respect to the FDA to contact authorities on hotlines 0299802932 or 0299802933.