Modern Dairy products inspected for quality by FDA
The FDA officials seized a total of 561 kilogrammes of spurious curd, malai, paneer, and fresh cream collectively worth Rs 1,23,691 on FridayUpdated: Aug 16, 2019 19:57 IST
In a surprise raid conducted on Friday, the Food And Drug Administration (FDA) Pune seized paneer (cottage cheese), curd and cream from Modern Dairy shop located in Camp area, to inspect for quality.
The FDA officials seized a total of 561 kilogrammes of curd, malai, paneer, and fresh cream collectively worth Rs 1,23,691 on Friday.
According to Food And Drug Administration officials, the products would be inspected for hygiene.
Suresh Deshmukh, joint commissioner, FDA, Pune, said they received a tip-off on which the action was taken
Earlier this month, FDA conducted surprise checks at 100 eateries, creameries, milk establishments across the city. Most of the cases were attributed to unhygienic preparations, usage of acids and other colouring methods.
The officials said that any violations of norms prescribed by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) is a serious threat to the public.
First Published: Apr 27, 2019 14:56 IST