The vehicle was impounded by the police.
Punjab Food Authority
In a province-wide crackdown against adulteration, the Punjab Food Authority on Wednesday sealed five juice factories for producing juices of different popular brands in different areas of the province.
Punjab Food Authority Director General Captain (retd) Muhammad Usman has directed enforcement teams to thoroughly check the ice factories and beverage manufacturing companies.
The Punjab Food Authority’s (PFA) enforcement teams have foiled an attempt to supply thousands of liters tainted milk which was being carried on a tanker from Sahiwal to Lahore on Tuesday.
DG PFA said that the sale of gutka was 'strictly banned' under the ongoing campaign of 'Gutka Free Punjab Mission'.
The PFA sealed a spice grinding unit and a fruit preserve (murabba/ jam) factory in the city.
LAHORE: The Punjab Food Authority (PFA) sealed three and fined five hotels classified as three and four star for use of unhygienic food in a crackdown in Lahore on Saturday, ARY News reported. According to the details, the PFA carried out inspections of 26 hotels falling in three and four star categories. Three of them were sealed, five were imposed fines and 15 were issued warning notices. The director general PFA said the eateries were sealed because of use of spoiled vegetables and fruits. "The hotels were found…
LAHORE: The Punjab Food Authority (PFA) has announced its yearly schedule for checking of different food items, ARY News reported. The PFA director general has constituted special teams for water, meat, dairy and food safety. According to the plan, most of the things would be checked thrice or twice a year, apart from surprise raids. Production units of meat items such as chicken, fish, beef and mutton will be checked thrice a year. The PFA DG said grinding units of khoya, desi ghee, murabba, pickle and spices…
LAHORE: A local court on Tuesday issued non-bailable warrants for former Punjab Food Authority (PFA) director Ayesha Mumtaz and other officials for failing to testify in a case pertaining to “violating various sections of the Food Safety Act”. Judicial magistrate directed Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Operations to arrest and produce the culprits in court on the next hearing. The accused failed to appear before court despite being summoned repeatedly. Two years ago, in Oct, Mumtaz was removed from her post after a…