IEP CHANDIGARH JULY 15, 2022
As per the order of Haryana Health Minister, Sh. Anil Vij, the Food and Drug Administration Department and a team of health workers conducted surprise inspections of various sweet shops, milk dairies and grocery shops located in district Panchkula and ensured food safety and standards. Under the Act, 2006, samples of food items were taken and sent to food laboratory in Karnal for analysis.
Giving information in this regard, a spokesperson of the Food and Drug Administration Department said that under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 and Rules 2011, all the food manufacturers and sellers and food handlers should take training from FOSTAC – Food Safety Training and Certification authorized by FSSAI. You have to register your business under FSSAI. He said that it is mandatory for hotel and restaurant operators to apply for Hygiene Rating Certificate.
He informed that online training is being provided to the businessmen of Panchkula district by Digital Skill Certification Institute, an authorized training partner by FSSAI. For more information, the founder of Digital Skill Certification Institute can be contacted on his mobile number 92162-83238.
He said that during the inspection, samples of cold coffee and Amul fresh milk were taken from Goyal Bros Hospitality (Burgrill) DSS-310 Sector-9. Similarly, samples of paneer were taken from Wok Man, DSS-312 Sector-9, and Verka Shakti milk from Hot Millions Restaurant, DSS-310 Sector-9. Apart from this, samples of Tomato Ketchup and Amul Tazaa Milk from Fab Cafe, SCO-305, 2nd Floor Sector-9 have been sent for analysis.