(Investigative Service, Ministry of Finance.)

TBILISI, DFWatch–The Finance Ministry’s investigative service Tuesday detained three people for selling counterfeit salt.

The three made profit by systematically selling salt, according to a short statement put out by the service.

The statement said they packed non-iodized salt and sold it at a retail market without labelling.

Violation of consumer rights may be punished with one to three years in jail.