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Title : 135 samples of milk products seized
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Source : Times of India
Year : 2018
Link : https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/135-samples-of-milk-products-seized/articleshow/67169071.cms
Country : India
Commodity: AP-Milk and milk products
Abstract: Continuing with its drive against spurious food products, teams of food and drug administration seized 135 samples of milk and milk products from different parts of Punjab on Wednesday. The teams collected 135 samples, including of desi ghee, curd, paneer, butter, khoya, lassi, burfi and cream, from various food business operators and forwarded them to the State Food Safety Laboratory in Kharar for analysis. Food and drug administration commissioner and Tandrust Punjab Mission director K S Pannu said the Punjab government was taking the matter of food adulteration seriously and conducting regular inspections. He said that besides regular inspection of milk and milk products, special campaigns regarding other food items, like fruits, are also being carried out. Pannu warned of strict action against those found indulging in malpractices.