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GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 14 - Sale of adulterated turmeric powder - No specific evidence that sample bottles were dried and cleaned when sample was drawn - Held, there was a breach of mandatory requirement laid down under Rule 14 of Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules -..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 14 - Cow milk - Sample found with marginal difference - Evidence of Scientific Officer of Public analyst Office that if milk is not properly stirred before collecting the sample, then there may be marginal difference in analysis of the milk and..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7(1), 16(1)(A)(1)-- Wheat - Sample found adulterated - Accused convicted and sentenced to six months imprisonment and imposed with fine of Rs.2, 000/- - Adulteration only on account of marginal deficiency in constituents and nothing injurious to health found in sample - Accused facing trial since long - Looking to..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2)-- Prosecution not followed mandatory provision of S.13(2) of the Act - Prosecution not proved its case beyond reasonable doubt - Acquittal calls for no interference...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i), 13(2)-- Second analysis - Shelf life expired by the time report of Public Analyst was served on accused - Accused lost his valuable defence of obtaining second opinion from Central Food Laboratory to prove that report of public analyst is not correct - Accused is entitled for out right acquittal...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i)-- R.2(iii) - Sample of cold drink - Excess quantity of added sugar found - Relevant rule regarding declaration of quantity of added sugar, came into force on 01-10-2003 - Seized sample was manufactured on 18-06-2003 - Held, accused cannot be prosecuted u/s 16(1)(a) of the Act...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 2(ix)(b)(h)(k), 32(c)(i), 7(2)(5), 16(1A)(1), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- - Sale of adulterated turmeric powder - Acquittal - Validity - Reports of public analyst shows that sample which was produced before analyst found as per standard and it was not found misbranded - Even perusal of documentary evidence, complainant has failed to prove the case beyond reasonable..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16, 2(1)(a), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Sale of adulterated Kattha - Acquittal - Validity - Trial Court after appreciation of evidence found that Food Inspector has committed breach of mandatory provisions while taking sample and there are serious lacuna in oral as well as documentary evidence of prosecution - Nothing produced on record..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- Appeal against conviction - Petitioner suffered protracted trial of about 22 years - Sentence reduced to already undergone - Sentence of fine enhanced to Rs.10, 000/-...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- Sample of Urad Whole Dal - 200 gms. sample sent for analysis whereas as per rules quantity of sample required to be sent to Public Analyst for analysis was 250 gms. - When requisite quantity in terms of Rule 22 is not sent then no reliance can be placed on the report of Public Analyst - Accused..........

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