JAMMU, Feb 6: Drugs and Food Control Organization conducted surprise checking in Talab Tillo area to secure compliance of food vendors with provisions of food laws.
A team of Food Safety Officers of Drugs and Food Control Organization under the overall supervision of Designated Officer, Municipal Limits Jammu Sanjeev Kumar conducted surprise checking in Talab Tillo area to secure compliance of food vendors with provisions of food laws.
During inspection, it was observed that M/s Bikaner Sweets, Talab Tillo was carrying out the business without mandatory food license as required under the provisions of Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 and Regulations made there under despite of repeated instructions from the empowered authorities.
The said vendor has been directed to stop the business activity till the firm acquires the necessary Food License. The above said action is in addition to the legal proceeding which may accrue in due course of time.
During the drive two samples of food articles such as ‘Continental Sauce and Urd Daal Powder’ were also lifted from M/s Rubal Trading Company and M/s Mahila Greh Udyog, Hazuri Bagh, Talab, Tillo, Jammu to check its quality.