Jalandhar, November 3 ( By SK.Vyas) : In its drive against food adulteration under Punjab government’s Tandarust Punjab mission, a team of Health department carried out a sampling of sweets in various towns of the district on Saturday.
A team comprising the District Health Officer (DHO) Mr Balwinder Singh, Food Safety Officer Mrs Rashu Mahajan and others inspected various sweet shops in Nakodar, Charanjeet Pura and took six sweet samples.
DHO Mr Balwinder Singh said that the sampling drive is being conducted daily by his team.
Mr Singh informed that the team members sensitized manufacturers about the use of colours for sweet preparation and asked to keep the workshop area neat and clean.
DHO also told that the adulterators of food items would not be spared at any cost and asserted the stern action would be taken against the perpetrators of this heinous crime.