Turkish Dairy Worker Arrested By Cops After Bathing In Milk For Viral Video

This is the moment a worker enjoys a frothy bath of milk at a Turkish dairy centre, leading to the arrest of him and the cameraperson and the closure of the dairy.

The incident took place at a dairy centre in the south-central Turkish province of Konya and the footage was posted on TikTok.

In the footage, a man is seen enjoying a milk bath in a processing room while using a jug to wash his hair.

The man in the video, identified as Ugur Turgut, age not disclosed, was arrested after the incident along with the cameraperson.

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After the footage was widely shared on social media, the Konya public prosecutor’s office has confirmed that they have opened an investigation into the incident.

The local authorities also fined the milk centre and two workers after carrying out a police probe.

During the investigation, officers reportedly seized equipment and the dairy centre was temporarily closed down after it was determined to pose a risk to human safety.

The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry said in a statement: “Our teams were informed about the company in question based on the images showing an alleged disregard for public health and food safety at a dairy facility in Konya.”

The investigation continues.


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Story By: Feza Uzay, Sub-Editor: Marija Stojkoska, Agency:  Newsflash

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