Illegal meat shop at Buniyadabad busted

Port Blair
12 May 2017

A team of food safety officials from the District Food Safety Division of South Andaman raided an illegal meat house at Buniyadabad on Thursdsay and found the premise to be structurally unfit and the procedures carried in an unhygienic manner and many more violations with respect to Part IV of schedule 4 of Food Safety and Standards Regulations, 2011. The Food Business operator was also engaged selling meat product without a valid license under Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006.  The premise was immediately closed in the interest of public health till further order by the Food Safety Officials and thereafter the premise was sealed by the Executive Magistrate.
All food business operators engaged in similar business of manufacture, processing, storing and selling of meat and meat products have been hereby advised to obtain a food license for the same issued from the District Food Safety Office, South Andaman immediately.