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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2)-- Milk - Sample found adulterated - Public Analyst Report - Report of public analyst received after filing of complaint within time - Prayer for sending second sample was to be made immediately - But application moved after delay of 10 months - After delay of 10 months sample of milk cannot be sent..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16-- Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 9(j) - Milk - Sample found adulterated - Rule 9 is not mandatory but directory - Non compliance of Rule 9 - Accused cannot be acquitted...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 6, 10(7), 17-- Sample of Mustard Oil found adulterated - Inspector had not cleaned the Katora (utensil) in which sample was taken - Public Analyst report showed a marginal difference in the standard of mustard oil and the mustard oil taken in sample - It was the duty of Food Inspector to have cleaned the utensil..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 2(ia) (m), 2(ia)(b),, 7(i)-- Salt - Sample taken from sealed packet - Sample found adulterated - Prosecution of manufacturer - In absence of purchase bills manufacturer cannot be prosecuted - Manufacturer cannot be prosecuted merely for the reason that name of manufacturer, supplier, marketing agency are found on the label...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16(1)(a)(i)-- Milk - Sample found adulterated - Sample taken out of huge quantity of milk and Food Inspector only shook vessel containing milk - This is not stirring or churning of milk - Sample taken not homogeneous or of representative character - Acquittal on said ground, held, proper...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2), (2A)-- Sample - Reanalysis - Accused cannot be ordered to deposit money for sending sample for reanalysis - Order as to deposit of Rs.1,000 for sending sample for reanalysis set aside...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 2(ia)(m), 7(i), 16(1)(a), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(1), 378(2)-- Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, R.5 - Ice-cream - Not proved to be manufactured and supplied by accused-manufacturer - Acquittal of manufacturer, proper...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a), Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 5-- Appendix B - Ice cream - - Not conforming to standard of quality specified in rules - Where such food articles are not injurious to health and people buy it deliberately knowing full well that such articles do not conform to standard of quality prescribed, manufacturers and sellers not to be..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i), 7(i), 2(ia), Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 50-- Sample of 'Dalda Vanaspathi' found adulterated - Delay in launching prosecution - No reason assigned for launching prosecution after a long period of delay of two years and nine months after receipt of report of analyst - Accused lost his valuable right of sending sample to CFL - Proceedings..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- 'Refusal to give sample' - Mere 'refusal' without any overt act does not amount to 'preventing' - To constitute 'prevent' it should be accompanied by some act, conduct or demeanour - Accused must do something which makes it impossible for Food Inspector to take sample - Conviction set aside...........

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