ADC B’la penalises Gulmarg hotel proprietors for violating FSS Act

BARAMULLA: Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Baramulla on Friday imposed a fine of Rs 40,000 and Rs 20,000 on two leading hotel proprietors at Gulmarg over providing sub-standard consumable food items to the visiting customers, an official press note read.
According to the press note, a team of officials led by the concerned Food Safety Officer inspected these hotels wherein they found sub-standard food items being provided to the people. Consequently, the matter was brought into the notice of ADC, who is also the adjudicating officer, imposed fine under section 51 of Food Safety & Standard (FSS) Act.