Various government departments have launched a joint action against the manufacturers of the China salt by seizing the product.Food Inspectors Waheedullah Yaseen and Mussawar Khan took the action at Janjalpura locality in Hakeemabad area of the Nowshera Cantt under the directives of Food Secretary Khushal Khan, Food Director Muhammad Zubair Khan and Deputy Commissioner Mir Raza Ozgan.
A huge amount of China salt was confiscated from the godown. The Food Department filed a complaint with the relevant police station for the registration of a case against the accused.
District Food Controller Sher Fayyaz said the sale, purchase and the use of China salt had already been banned due to its harmful effects.
The Food controller asked the public to call 0923-9220095 (District Food Controller Office) and 0923-610931 (Deputy Commissioner Office) or register complaints at the Pakistan Citizen Portal.
Source: THE NEWS