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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 2(ia)(m)(b), 16-- Food article - Below prescribed standard but not injurious to health - Cannot be termed as adulterated - For conviction it must be established that the article or food item seized was subjected to chemical examination and should clearly disclose such an item is adulterated by mixing with any..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 23, Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 18-- Sample - Sent to public analyst - It is mandatory that seal used has to be sent separately - Seal if not sent separately then it violates mandatory provision of Rule 18 which entitles accused for an acquittal...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i)-- Conviction u/s 16(1)(a) (i) of PFA - Accused sentenced to undergo RI for six months and to pay fine of Rs.1,000/- - Incident 20 years old - Sentence reduced to already undergone - Amount of fine enhanced to Rs.5,000/-...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2)-- Sample of sweetened carbonated beverages (Coca Cola etc.) - Prosecution launched after 23 months of taking sample - Request for sending second sample by Central Food Laboratory not availed on the ground that shelf life of carbonated water which was six months had already expired before launching..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 7(3), Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2)-- Sample - Analysed by Public Analyst - Did not send copy of report within period of 40 days to local health authority in the prescribed form - It cannot be said that valuable right of accused u/s 13(2) of the Act has been deprived with...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16(a)(a),, 14, 19-- Joint trial of vendor, distributor and manufacturer - Not illegal - If there is unity of purpose between the manufacturer, distributor and vendor all of them come within the meaning of seller u/s 19(2) of the Act - Neither S.7 nor S.14 of the Act bars trial of joint offences by the same accused,..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2), Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 32(g)(i)-- 'Best use before six months' from date of packing - Does not mean that shelf life is six months - 'Best before' means that it is to be used before six months for its specific qualities...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7(1), 16(c)(a)(i), Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 53, 54, 55-- Sample of sweetened carbonated beverages (Coca Cola, Limca etc.) - They have no shelf life - No preservative is required to be added in the sample...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2)-- Sample - Found adulterated by Public Analyst - Accused has remedy to get second sample analysed by Central Food Laboratory - If accused does not avail the remedy then it cannot be held that accused suffered prejudice on account of delay in laying the prosecution...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2)-- Public analyst report - Non sending of - Notice sent - No proof as to sending of report of Public Analyst to accused - Violation of mandatory provision of S.13(2) - Accused acquitted...........

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