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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(i)(a)(i)-- Milk - Sample contained non solid fat of 8.1% instead of 8.5% and contained solid fat at 4.5% instead of 4% - Acquittal by High Court by giving benefit by assuming that possibility of improper stirring could not be ruled out - Order of High Court set aside - It was factually found by lower Courts..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 23, 7(iv)-- Pan Masala, Gutka (containing tobacco) - Its manufacture, sale and storage banned by State Food (Health) Authority - Notification quashed as (1) Power to ban food article vests in Central Government and not in State Authority; (2) State Authority can ban the article as a transitory measure in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 2(v)-- Pan Masala, Gutka and Supari - Since eaten for taste and nourishment as such they are food within the meaning of S.2(v) of the act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7(iv), Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products (Prohibition of Advertisement and Regulation of Trade and Commerce, Production, Supply and Distribution) Act, 2003, Section 6-- Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products Act is enacted with intention to bring out a comprehensive enactment to deal with tobacco and tobacco products and it does not totally ban manufacture of tobacco or tobacco products - Section 6 merely prohibits sale of cigarettes and tobacco products to a..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i), 7-- Atta - Report of Public Analyst that sample is adulterated as it showed presence of nine insects, six living and three dead weevils - In absence of report of Public Analyst that sample was insect-infested and unfit for human consumption on account of presence of insects, accused cannot be..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 17(4)-- Company - Prosecution of Directors - Food Inspector visited shop of vendor and stockist of company and took sample of Jam which was found to be adulterated - In complaint no whisper against Directors of Company that they are responsible for commission of offence - Order issuing process against..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 14, 16(1)(a)(i), 19(2)-- Oil - Sample taken from sealed tin - Bill produced - Manufacturer arrayed as an accused, expired - Petitioner cannot be held liable - Proceedings quashed and set aside...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955-- Item A.20.01 Appendix B - Synthetic vinegar - Word 'Non-fruit' used in label and not 'synthetic' as per provisions of Food Products Order - Cannot be said to have committed any offence under the Act because provisions of Food Products Order overrides the provisions of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955 - Appendix B, Item 25.01 - Report of Public Analyst - Hard boiled sugar confectionery - Found to be adulterated in view of presence of mineral oil - Non mentioning of percentage of mineral oil and fact as to whether mineral oil was of food grade - Mere..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16-- Sentence - Minimum sentence of six month awarded by courts below - Case 24 years old - Minimum sentence upheld - Strict adherence to Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954 and rules is essential for safe guarding the interest of consumers - Stringent laws will have no meaning if offenders could..........

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