1100 litre adulterated coconut oil seized from Kozhikode
Kozhikode: The Food Safety Wing seized 1100 litre adulterated coconut oil in a raid conducted at Moorikkara Sai Distributors here. The raid was conducted at a house in Vengeri after they received secret information.
The adulterated coconut oil under 7 brands were distributed in two vehicles. Among them, two brands - Arya and Surya - are banned brands of coconut oil. The officials seized them and sent the samples of other brands for examination.
Food Safety officers said that the adulterated coconut oil is brought from Palakkad and Tamil Nadu. The raid was conducted under the leadership of Dr. Vishnu S. Shaji and Dr. Joseph Kuriakose.