Chinese pig farm admits dumping corpses into river

A Chinese pig farm has admitted to dumping thousands of pigs into the Huangpu River, contaminating the main source of drinking water for millions of residents in of Shanghai, the country`s largest metropolis.

46 convicted in China for selling diseased pigs meat

Amid concerns over thousands of carcasses of pigs clogging Shanghai river, a court in China`s Zhejiang Province on Wednesday convicted 46 people involved in processing and selling meat from diseased pigs.

900 dead pigs found in Shanghai river

Over 900 dead pigs were retrieved from Shanghai`s Huangpu river Saturday after a large number of bodies were found floating in the water, authorities said.