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1,870 litres of adulterated milk discarded

July 05, 2022

Islamabad: The Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) Food Department had discarded 1,870 litres of adulterated milk following public complaints at Bhara Kahu (a sub-urban area in the federal capital).

The ICT Deputy Director Food, Muhammad Afzal along with a team of Punjab Food Authority checked 2,250 litres milk carrying vehicles at Col. Amanullah Road and Simly Dam Road, ICT spokesman told APP on Monday.

He said the milk was discarded after found contamination of polluted water and low level of fat and imposed fine of Rs21,000. The official said the drive against adulterated milk was in full swing. The purpose of inspection was aimed at ensuring provision of health and pure milk to the citizens of the federal capital.