Islamabad Food Authority on card to regulate food business


ISLAMABAD, April 14 (APP): State Minister for Interior Baligh-ur-Rehman on Thursday apprised the National Assembly that Islamabad Food Authority would be established like on the pattern of Punjab Food Authority in order to regulate food business.

Replying to a question regarding steps taken by the present government to stop food adulteration in Islamabad, he said that legal committee of Islamabad Capital Authority (ICT) had finalized its recommendation and soon it would be presented before the ministry for approval.

He said that Punjab Food Authority had performed well in taking action against food adulteration; therefore experts from Punjab were also invited to learn from their expertise.