06-05-2014 00:20 AM | India

Sleuths uncover malpractice in sale of dairy products

Legal metrology officials on Monday conducted surprise checks on dairy product processing and packaging units across the state and registered 24 cases against owners or managers of the companies for short supply of products.

During the inspections, legal metrology officials found that packaged commodities, including milk, curd and ice creams, were less than the quantity printed on the packaging. "We have registered cases against 24 companies, including Heritage Milk Dairy, Jersey Milk Dairy, Tirumala Milk Dairy, Shakunthala Milk Dairy, Kurnool Milk Dairy and Vardhannapet Swakrushi Womens Dairy," legal metrology controller S Gopal Reddy said.
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