The KP FSA Kohat has carried out 213 inspections during the holy month of Ramazan to curb food adulterations.
No harmful chemicals were traced, while the fat level and water adulteration was found according to the FSA standards, so the vehicle was let go without any further action.
The KP FSA Kohat has carried out 213 inspections during the holy month of Ramazan to curb food adulterations
. In these operations over six outlets were sealed while over 5000 liters of fake and misbranded cold drinks were also seized and later discarded.
Mariam added: "The adulterations of pig sources in food products are prohibited in Islam.
Call for tighter regulations amid adulteration fears
"Some adulterations actually result from the presence of toxins such as heavy metals, including lead, as has been seen in some recent imports from China.
Reimann concurs and notes that because these kinds of adulterations are not considered safety hazards, they are not high priorities at regulatory agencies.
Director General KP Food Authority Riaz Khan Mahsud told that Operation Zarb-e-Milawat has been launched since 20th March against spice adulterations. He revealed that more than eighty-five thousand kilograms of bran and adulterations spices been discarded since operation launched.
He furthered that operation remains successful and more than twenty-one factories of spices were sealed over adulteration. Director General also told that adulterations have no option but to quit this business.
Divisional Director Food Hazara, Imtiaz Ahmed Khan while briefing Provincial Minister for Food Qaldandar Lodhi, over his department performance, said that crackdown against shopkeepers involved in profiteering and adulterations continued with full pace in all districts of Hazara division and imposed Rs.15280 fine from 66 shopkeepers after checking 162 shops in Abbottabad district.
PESHAWAR -- The Food Department of Hazara Division has collected Rs.579550 fine from 205 shopkeepers involved in overcharging, adulteration and profiteering during last month.
With money being held up as one of the gods, the temptation to cheat is very great and unfortunately the adulteration
of fruit juices is a serious economic problem.