Illegal textbook sales

Shop owner arrested for illegally selling textbooks

Reports to the authorities of this illegal activity led to the arrest of the shop owner of trade store Byron Limited yesterday.

The textbooks in question have notices written on them stating they are not for sale. The notices on the textbooks that were retrieved, were sealed.

Speaking after the formal arrest of the shop owner, First Assistant Secretary for Curriculum Development Division, Steven Tandale, emphasized that textbooks for students and teachers issued by the government through the Department of Education are not for sale.