Doors closedBusinesswoman Asha Mirchandani in discussion with Chief Environmental Health Officer Tyrone Applewhaite (4th left) yesterday. (Gercine Carter)
By Yvette Best | Sat, June 02, 2012 - 12:11 AM
MYSTERY SURROUNDS TODAY’S CLOSURE of Furniture Limited following a visit to the Cumberland Street, Bridgetown property by officials from the Environmental Health Department yesterday.
Ministry of Health officials suggested that the store would be closed for environmental reasons.
However, business operator Asha Mirchandani insisted that the store would not be open today as they were rearranging stock and preparing for a massive sale from Monday.
The drama unfolded just after 2 p.m. when a team of environmental health inspectors, led by their chief Tyrone Applewhaite, visited the store which opened in 1969.
Read the full story in today's SATURDAY SUN.
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