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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- Cow milk - Sample found deficient - Petitioner convicted and sentenced - Petitioner suffered protracted trial for 22 years and remained in jail for about 2 months - No evidence of previous involvement in any offence - Sentence reduced to already undergone - However, fine enhanced from Rs.1000/- to..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 37A(2)-- Sample of Lipton Milkhana Instant Dairy Whitener - Found adulterated - No standard laid down - Prosecution not sustainable on basis of analysis thereof according to standard prescribed for another article...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2)-- Sample of Paneer - Sample kept at room temperature and not in refrigerator before it was sent to Central Forensic Laboratory - Sample deficient in fat - Delay of four months in filing complaint - Delay defeated valuable right of complainant as sample would have decomposed and become unworthy of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- Sample of 'Lehar Bhujia' - Found adulterated as it contained Kesari Dal - Sample drawn in 1998 - Notification prohibiting use or sale of Kesari Dal was with effect from 06.04.2000 - Proceedings quashed...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16, 7-- Reduction in sentence - Accused convicted and sentenced to 15 months simple imprisonment - Accused remained in jail for two and half months - Incident relates back to the year 1991 - Accused 60 years of age and having six children and ailing wife - Sentence reduced to period already undergone...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 20A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Power u/s 20-A of PFA Act or u/s 319 Cr.P.C. can be invoked only on the evidence adduced before the Court...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2), 16(1)(a)(i)-- Sample of cold drink found adulterated as Sucrose found below prescribed standard - Defense plea that there was violation of S.13(2) of the Act as he was never given opportunity to get the sample analysed from Central Laboratory - Plea not tenable - Accused has a right to get the sample analysed..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i)-- Accused sentenced to one year R.I. as sample of cold drink was found adulterated - Accused faced protracted trial for 12 years - No bad antecedents of the accused - Sentence reduced to already undergone (4 months) - Fine however, enhanced from Rs.2, 000/- to Rs.10, 000/-...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(1), 13(2)-- Report submitted by Central Food Laboratory supersedes the report of the Public Analyst...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(1), 13(2)-- Sale of substandard salt - Petitioner convicted and sentenced to undergo R.I. for one year and to pay a fine of Rs.1000/- - Petitioner is in corridors of court for the last two decades and suffered mental pain and agony of protracted trial - Sentenced reduced to period already undergone - However,..........

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