SFA recovers thousands of packets of harmful juice from a house

KARACHI: A Sindh Food Authority Hyderabad team acting on the direction of Director General Sindh Food Authority Agha Fakhr Hussain recovered thousands of packets of harmful juice from a house in Sammanabad area near Qasimabad.

This operation was conducted under the supervision of Deputy Director Hyderabad Fida Hussain Khoso. The team also arrested three accused, Yasin Sheikh, owner of the fake juice factory, two employees Islahuddin and Arbab.

On this occasion, SHO Bhittai Town Aslam Abro was present along with police force. The team also seized the raw materials for making harmful juices. It should be noted that this unhealthy juice was being provided at shops and bakeries.

This action was taken after receiving complaints. Speaking on this occasion, Deputy Director Hyderabad Fida Hussain Khoso said that Director General Sindh Food Authority Agha Fakhr Hussain had given clear instructions to take action against those selling adulterated products at all levels.

He warned the sellers of adulterated food items to keep themselves away from their activities otherwise strict action would be taken against them under Sindh Food Authority Act.