Haryana Health Department is geared up to check adulteration of food items during the festive season.
Chandigarh, Sept 18–The c Committees headed by sub-divisional officers would be constituted to check adulteration in food items at sweet shops throughout the state.
Disclosing this while presiding over a meeting of the Food and Drugs Administration and Health Department, here today, the Health Minister, Mr. Anil Vij, said powers had been delegated to SDMs and doctors at sub-division level.
The committees constituted for this purpose would check food items at all sweet shops and collect samples. Action would be taken against such shopkeepers as are found selling adulterated food items and sweets, he added.