Jammu and Kashmir news
Jammu and Kashmir Government Thursday imposed ban on sale of Maggi products in the State following reports of presence of non-permissible contents of lead and MSG in these products.
The Minister said that five samples of Maggi products have been lifted from Srinagar for testing and sent to Central Testing Laboratory Kolkatta. He said in Jammu 127010 Maggi packets have been seized by the officials of the CA&PD and Legal Metrology Departments. He said samples have been taken from M/S Attar Store, Residency Road Jammu, the main distributor of Maggi products in J&K and sent to Regional Research Laboratory Jammu for testing.
The Minister said that some other states have also banned the sale of Maggi products keeping in view the health and safety of the consumers.