Thursday, April 21, 2011

SUMMER SPECIAL.


                        
                                Following complaints from the public about the sale of  unhygienic soft drink packets in the market, as ordered by Dr.N.Subbaiyan, the Commissioner of Tirunelveli Corporation, a team comprising Food Inspector A.R.Sankaralingam, Sanitary Inspectors A.Subramanian & M.Shahul Hameed, Food Inspector Trainees Ramasubramanian, Nagasubramanian, Sankaranarayanan, Senthil, Neethimohan, Palraj, Chitra raided the shops in and around the junction bus stand. 

Two hundred and fifty spurious soft drink packets bearing no batch number, date of packing and other requisites under the Prevention of Food Adulteration Act and Rules were seized, disinfected and destroyed in the presence of public. 
                           The team also visited a house in Thatchanallur area where soft drinks packets manufacturing was going on and found the packets without any mandatory label declarations. Immediately, 2500 packets of soft drink packets produced in violation of the PFA Act and Rules were seized, disinfected and destroyed in the presence of public. 
                   Totally, goods worth Rupees twelve thousand were seized on that day.

3 comments:

sakthi said...

Seized articles may be cool whereas the message is very HOT.THANK YOU.

FOOD said...

Nice.Thank U. I heard that U've seized packaged drinking water in huge quantities in Chennai Corporation. Congradulations, sakthi.

vectron said...

Effective action in the new law regime is the need of the hour. Hope all FSOs raise up to the ocassion and enforce the law without fear or favour.