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Results of prevention of food adulteration act

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BOMBAY HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7(1), 2(ia)(a), 2(ia)(m), 16, 13(2) -- Sample of mustard oil - Found adulterated - Complaint against Company and its Directors - Delay in sending notice u/s 13(2) of the Act - Held, while considering factor of delay, nature of product has to be taken into consideration...........

ALLAHABAD 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 50(1) -- Milk - Not for public sale - It was meant for sending to the factory of Hindustan Lever Limited for further manufacturing of milk food items - Held, offence under the Act is not made out inspite of the fact that..........

KERALA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 13(2) -- Report of public analyst showed that sample of food articles were adulterated - Copy of report sent to accused - Delay of 10 days on the part of accused in making applications for sending second sample to laboratory - Held, if accused makes an application after expiry of the period and satisfies court that there..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7(i), 2(i)(m) -- Food adulteration - Conviction - Reduction in sentence - Sample of food found not in conformity with prescribed standards - Incident took place about 27 years ago - Accused now more than 70 years of age - Suffering from several ailments - Conviction maintained - Sentence reduced to already undergone...........

CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16, 13(2) -- Sample of groundnut oil found adulterated - Accused convicted - Report of public analyst not sent to the accused u/s 13(2) of the Act - Held, it deprives the accused of an important safeguard and defense - Accused, in the absence of report cannot move the court for sending other part of the sample to CFL -..........

CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16, 13(2) -- Protracted trial - Conviction - Accused suffered 25 years of protracted trial - Also suffered sentence of near about 5 days - Plea that sentence of one year be reduced to already undergone - Cannot be allowed - High Court has no power to reduce imprisonment less than the minimum period prescribed under the..........

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...........

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 Rs.10, 000/-...........

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 analysis by Central..........

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...........

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