A Bihar court on Tuesday directed authorities to file an FIR against Nestle, makers of Maggi noodles, and Bollywood actors Amitabh Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit and Preity Zinta, brand ambassadors of the food item.
The government, too, has said that brand amnbassadors of Maggi will be held responsible if the advertisements they feature in are found to be misleading.
Here, we take a look at ten celebrities who endorse food and drinks.
Amitabh Bachchan: Being the biggest superstar in the country, the actor has been part of several advertisements. From Cadbury's Dairymilk to Maggi, Pepsi, Dabur Chyavanprash and Daawat Basmati rice, Big B has featured in all the ads.
Shah Rukh Khan: Bollywood's romance king has been the brand ambassador for Pepsi and recently, he has been featuring advertisements for Mango Frooti.
Salman Khan: The actor endorses energy capsules Revital and the soft drink brand Thumbs Up.
Saif Ali Khan: The nawab Khan endorses Lays chips.
Ranbir Kapoor: The Bollywood actor has been part of several TV commercials for soft drink brand Pepsi.
Deepika Padukone: Her advertisement videos for the coffee powder brand, Nescafe are some of the most-watched ones on YouTube.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni: The Indian cricket team captain endorses Pepsi, the soft drink brand.
Virat Kohli: The cricketer, too endorses soft drink brand Pepsi.
Sania Mirza: The tennis star endorses soft drink brand Sprite.
Sania Nehwal: The badmintion champion endorses the noodles brand Top Ramen.