Squads formed to curb adulterated food production in Cuttack

Cuttack: The Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) has formed 10 squads to curb the production of adulterated food products in Cuttack district.

Nowadays, Cuttack has become a hub for manufacturing spurious food products. Recently, police have seized several such illegal manufacturing units.

Out of 16 adulterated food processing units raided, three food samples are stated to be poisonous following testing, authorities informed.

Of the 10 squads, 6 will be deployed in the district and 4 in the CMC area, said the civic body authorities.