Hazardous cold drinks seized

By Bureau report
February 21, 2024

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Food Safety and Halal Food Authority seized a large quantity of hazardous cold drinks during a raid here on Tuesday.

This image shows a Halal Food Authority Khyber Pakhtunkhwa official seal a mill on January 29, 2024. — Facebook/Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Food Safety & Halaal Food Authority

A spokesperson for the authority said that the food safety team inspected vehicles transporting food and beverage items into Peshawar city conducted at the Motorway Toll Plaza.During the inspection, he said, the food safety team confiscated over 1200 liters of substandard juice from one vehicle. The owner of the vehicle was heavily fined, while further legal action would be taken in accordance with the Food Safety Act, he added.