Dimapur, October 28: A team comprising of designated officer of food safety, food safety officer, administration and Chumukedima Town Council inspected manufacturing units in Chumukedima town. The drive was mainly to create awareness to the Food Business Operators (FBO) with the onset of festive season.
The drive was conducted to inform FBOs not to use newspaper for wrapping and placing of finished food products on it and to educate and inform the FBOs to maintain hygienic conditions in respect of personal as well as premises, informed a release.
The release informed that other food manufacturing units in and around Dimapur will also be inspected, and directed FBOs to keep their premises in good hygienic conditions.
Consumers have also been requested to check the labels while purchasing food products. In case of any complaint, the consumer may approach food safety officials in the office of the Chief Medical Officer, Dimapur.
(Page News Service)