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25% food samples found adulterated

The samples included milk and dairy products, spices, cereals as well as branded food products.

published on : 5th November 2018

Adulteration: Dark side of Punjab’s White Revolution

Thousands of quintals of spurious milk, paneer, ghee and khoya have been seized since the drive was launched about a month ago.

published on : 2nd September 2018

Punjab Food Safety Teams conducts raids in many districts, huge quantity of spurious milk seized

Following a tip-off, a raid was conducted at a cheese manufacturing unit in Samrala village of Ludhiana district yesterday, and a huge quantity of spurious milk and milk products were seized.

published on : 17th August 2018

Fake cement unit busted, one held

Commissionerate police busted a cement adulteration unit operating near Pirbazaar here and arrested its manager on Thursday.

published on : 3rd August 2018

People's pulse on adulteration

published on : 30th July 2018

Survey reveals 97 per cent Indians want food adulterators exposed

An online survey reveals that 39 per cent citizens found the maximum adulteration in fruits and vegetables while 21 per cent found adulteration in milk.​

published on : 30th July 2018

Kochi: A collective for farmers, against adulteration

The logo of Farmers Collective is as innovative as the ideas and approach of the agri-startup based out of Kochi and operating in various locations in the state. It claims to be different.

published on : 9th July 2018

Kerala Fish adulteration: Fish Workers Federation demands checking of fish arriving by trains

KIFWF general secretary Jackson Pollayyil said adulterating fish using ammonia and formalin is not practised by fishing boats arriving in Kerala.

published on : 5th July 2018

New law to prevent adulteration of fish, says Kerala  Fisheries Minister J Mercykutty Amma

Mercykutty Amma promised Matsyafed’s activities will be enhanced by which the agency can directly take part in the auctioning of fish in all harbours across Kerala.

published on : 1st July 2018

Cement adulteration unit busted, one held

Commissionerate Police on Sunday busted a cement adulteration unit in Jagatpur Industrial Estate here and arrested its owner.

published on : 7th May 2018

Perumbavoor firm overuses hazardous colours in pickles

A notice was served on the owner of the company. Similarly, the samples collected from the pickle manufacturing unit will be sent to the government laboratory for a detailed examination.

published on : 6th May 2018

Watch out: The milk you drink is tainted

The milk that you and your household consume might be unfit for consumption.

published on : 15th April 2018

Supreme Court refuses to order CBI probe into cases of fuel adulteration 

The law was already in place to enable the authorities to take action against such malpractices, the apex court observed.

published on : 5th April 2018

Maharashtra proposes three-year jail term for milk adulteration

The BJP member demanded amendments to the existing laws to check the adulteration of milk, medicines, and food in hotels.

published on : 13th March 2018

Adulterated food floods city market, citizens in a tizzy

Health experts and residents of Vijayawada are concerned over the quality of food items being sold in the city in the light of seizure of  2,700 kg of spurious ghee during a raid.

published on : 19th February 2018
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