Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Food Safety in collaboration with Agriculture University Peshawar, University of Haripur, PCSIR, ARID University Rawalpindi, Pakistan Council of Scientific & Industrial Research and Nutritional International arranged two days of Food Safety and Nutrition Expo 2022. The event was held in Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (PCSIR) Laboratories Peshawar.
The Secretary Food Capt. Retd. Mushtaq Ahmad and Director General KP Food Safety Authority Shahrukh Ali Khan inaugurated the Food Safety Expo. Addressing to the event Secretary Food Capt. Retd. Mushtaq Ahmad appreciated the Expo, and commended the joint venture of the Food Safety Authority, along with various Universities, researchers and industries. He said the purpose of the expo is to spread awareness related to safe and nutritious food among the general public. The event was also addressed by Vice Chancellors of various Public and Private sector Universities, who actively participated in the event.
While addressing to event Director General KP FS&HFA Shahrukh Ali Khan said the event will strengthen ties among government, academia, researchers, and industries. He said this combined efforts would help the government ensure safe and nutritious food provision to the people, while ending the menace of adulteration.