Postponement of the appeal trial in the “Tagine El Dod” case until the end of the month

The Azilal Court of Appeal decided, this afternoon, Tuesday, to postpone the trial of the owner of the restaurant, famous for the “Tagine of Dood” at the Ouzoud Falls, after the Court of First Instance sentenced him to 4 months. in prison

The accused’s lawyer explained in exclusive statements to “Al-Youm 24” that the court decided to postpone the trial until September 27, at the request of the defense in order to prepare the file.

On June 2, the Court of First Instance had initially sentenced the owner of the restaurant to 4 months in prison and a fine of 25,000 dirhams.

The Public Ministry in the Court of First Instance of Azilal, owner of the popular restaurant, followed up on the suspicion of possessing without legitimate reason materials that a person knows to be corrupt or toxic, exhibiting and presenting food products that represent a danger to health. human. health, and transport food intended for human consumption in unsanitary conditions.

The case had exploded after the broadcast of a video of a person, accompanied by his wife and children, denouncing the presence of “worms” inside the tagine, which caused great resentment among Moroccans, which made it necessary to enter of the royal gendarmerie of Ouzoud. online group, to open an investigation into the circumstances and circumstances of this incident, which generated controversy widely shared among citizens and on social networks.