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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)-- Ghee - Sample taken from a tin - No evidence that entire tin was heated and stirred - Prosecution of accused quashed...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 19(2)-- Retailer - Opened the container and sold the goods in retail - Does not lose the protection of S.19(2) provided he proves that he purchased the article of food with warranty from a duly licensed manufacturer, distributor or dealer and the article of food was properly stored while in his possession..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 14-- Rule 14 is mandatory and if it is proved that mandate of this rule is not complied with, accused is entitled to acquittal - Not only the container in which the sample of food articles are taken, intermediary vessels, spoon etc. where food articles are handled for mixing, stirring or otherwise for..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i)-- Conviction - Accused sentenced to 8 months RI and to pay a fine of Rs.1000/- - Accused faced trial for 15 years and suffered both mentally and physically - Sentence reduced to already undergone but amount of fine increased to Rs.10,000/- - In default of payment of fine, petitioner will undergo the..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)(i)-- Milk - Before taking sample milk stirred and made homogeneous - No evidence that sample was taken after making the milk stirred with clean stick and stirring was in clockwise and anti-clockwise in such a way that milk at the bottom was thoroughly mixed - Conviction set aside...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 14-- Milk - Sample - To be drawn in clean and odourless glass bottles - Food inspector admitted that bottles were not cleaned and he had no knowledge when it was cleaned - Violation of mandatory provision of Rule 14 - Accused acquitted...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 14-- Milk - Sample - To be drawn in clean and odourless glass bottles - Rule 14 is mandatory - Violation of mandatory provision - Order of acquittal, cannot be said to be in any way perverse or unreasonable or unjustified...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 19, 20A-- Sample - Taken from retailer - Found to be adulterated - Retailer purchased food article without any bill and warranty from the manufacturer - Manufacturer cannot be summoned as accused...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 19, 20A-- Warranty - Protection to vendor - Vendor can seek protection if he proves that the article of food purchased is covered by written warranty in the prescribed form and that article of food while in his possession was properly stored and that he sold it in the same state as he purchased it...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)-- Accused faced trial for 16 years - Delay is not a special reason to award sentence lesser than the minimum prescribed under the statute - Prolonged litigation in the country is a general reason and not a special reason...........

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