Tuesday, 17 July, 2018
   FDA wakes up to formalin scare, talks of plan   CM: 8000 jobs up for grabs by Dec   Levinson named N Goa Collector   Govt yet to constitute fast track court for trial of rape accused   Call for wholesale fish market to Goan traders

Porvorim hotel, food carts face FDA action

A Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) team on Wednesday directed a hotel and seven food kiosks to stop operations in Porvorim after they were found operating without FSSAI license or registration and flouting hygiene norms stipulated under the Food Safety Act.

Story: the | goan | 14th September 2017, 07:33 Hrs


According to reports, the FDA conducted inspections following complaints by locals that unscrupulous elements were disturbing the peace in the area during late night hours.
Acting on the complaint, the FDA team inspected the gaddas along the CHOGM road and found six of them operating without safety and other regulations.
The team also inspected the area near Porvorim market and found a mobile cart and a fast food hotel operating under unhygienic conditions.
Both were also directed to stop operations.
The FDA team involved in the inspections comprised Richard Noronha (Designated Officer North Goa), Rajiv Korde (Sr Food Safety Officer) and food safety officers, Atul Dessai, Madhav Kavlekar and Sujata Shetgaonkar.

Top News

FDA wakes up to formalin scare, talks of plan

Samples of fish, fruits and veggies to be randomly tested from markets round the year Read more

CM: 8000 jobs up for grabs by Dec

Vacancies to be filled through govt recruitment, IT Policy & CMRY Read more

Call for wholesale fish market to Goan traders

Churchill Demands check for formalin on each and every fish-laden truck entering market Read more