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UPDATE(June 30, 2014): Riyadh Municipality has clarified that the revolting picture of a man standing on a stack of shawarma meat had been taken at a famous restaurant in Turkey.

Eng. Mohammed Mouman Ismail, Director General of Environmental Health said the municipality conducted a research into the origin of the photo and found that it appeared with old dates on Turkish websites.

June 29, 2014: A picture showing three restaurant workers alongside a cone of shawarma meat is being circulated on Saudi social media websites. In a shocking act, one of the workers is seen stepping on the chicken stack with the help of his colleagues utterly disregarding moral and  health considerations. 

Social media users have expressed outrage at this act and demanded that the perpetrators be tracked down and punished. Health authorities in Riyadh have called  on citizens and residents to cooperate with them by providing any information that may help in finding the workers or identifying the diner. Those who have any information regarding this may call 940 or inform the nearest municipality in Riyadh.