Two food points sealed, fine imposed on two

MULTAN: Punjab Food Authority has sealed two food points, imposed fine on two others and issued warning notices to 21 other food points on poor cleanliness and unhygienic food items here on Saturday.

A team of food department under the supervision of director operation south Capt ® Mohammad Saeed Laghari raided at Rafique Bakery situated at Peoples Colony and a Sohan Halwa shop at Kot Rabnawaz to check cleanliness and quality of food items being prepared in these food points. The teams found poor cleanliness arrangements and sub-standard material in these food points. The team sealed both food points.

The food department team imposed fine Rs 50,000 on ‘Eat In Food’ point at Gulgasht colony and Rs 150,000 in Nihao restaurant situated at Gulgasht colony over poor cleanliness and sub-standard food items.

The teams also issued warning notices to 21 other food points to improve quality of food items and cleanliness, otherwise strict legal action would be taken against them.