RCB Food Branch issues 1810 notices

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Staff Reporter

The Food Branch of Rawalpindi Cantonment Board (RCB) checked as many as 2200 food outlets and issued 1810 notices for unhygienic and poor cleanliness conditions during last seven months of the current financial year while fines amounting to Rs 2.3 million were also imposed on the violators.
According to RCB Food Branch, total 2200 food outlets were checked and the teams collected 917 food samples which were sent to lab for quality test.
The cases of substandard food items were also sent to the court of the cantonment magistrate which imposed fines on the rules violators. Food Inspectors on the directive of the Cantonment Executive Officer conducted surprise visits of different markets.

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