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Results of prevention of food adulteration act

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DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2008
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16, 2(ia)(1) -- Public Analyst Report - Mention of extraneous organic matter - Nature of extraneous organic matter not specified - Held, when there is mention of organic matter in public analyst report but nature of such extraneous organic matter is not specified which caused adulteration then report does not satisfy..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2008
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7(1), 16 -- Haldi powder - Sample sent to Public Analyst and CFL - Variation in material parameters - Variation beyond acceptable range - It cannot be said that identical representative samples were sent to both the labs - Renders the samples unrepresentative - Accused acquitted...........

KERALA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i), 7(i)(v), 2(1a)(c) -- Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, R.5, Appendix B - Coriander - Sample - Found not conforming to standards prescribed without detail of standards required - Held, in the absence of those details, it cannot be said that the same was adulterated - No justification in directing the..........

KERALA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 17(2), 17(4) -- Company - When there is a nomination u/s 17(2) of the Act and the Company commits an offence, nominee has to be proceeded against in absence of averments that offence was committed with consent, connivance or knowledge of Directors...........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16 -- Milk - Sample contained fat to the extent of 4% and milk solids to the extent of 7.4% - Standard of fat required is 3.5% - Standard of non fat required is 8.5% - Thus solids not fat was less than 1.1% but sold were .5% on higher side - Milk can be adulterated only if fat and solids both are on lesser side -..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16 -- Sample retest - Right of vendor to have sample retested frustrated due to inordinate delay in the institution of complaint - Inordinate delay in launching prosecution not explained - Conviction set aside...........

CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2) -- Sample - Found adulterated - Public Analyst Report - Sending to accused - Not only despatch but also receipt of the same by accused has to be proved by prosecution - Non compliance of the mandatory provision - Accused acquitted...........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i) -- Sample of Badana - No standard prescribed under the Act - In the absence of prescribed standard for Badana under the Act, petitioner cannot be convicted for adulteration...........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i) -- Paper Chromatography Test - This test could not bring forward whether the coal tar dye used was permissible or non permissible - Conviction set aside...........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i) -- Sample of Cow's milk - Solids were 6% deficient of the minimum prescribed standard - Factum of stirring the milk has not been mentioned in the spot memo prepared by the Food Inspector - Deficiency of milk solid only and not in the fat may indicate that either the sample was not properly analysed or the cow..........

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