Bolangir, Oct 21 (LocalWire): Acting on a tip off that turmeric was being adulterated a team from Bolangir town police raided a turmeric grinding and packaging unit here and seized rice, husk, colour and other materials.
‘We got news of adulteration in a turmeric unit by adding khud (broken rice) husk and colour and was being sold to people.
A team of Bolangir town police led by Sangram Pattnaik raided the unit of Rakesh Sharma at Club pada.
We requisitioned the service of a food inspector and it will be sent for further examination and steps will be taken as per the law,’ Bolangir SDPO, Srimanta Barik told the media today.
Rakesh Sharma, the factory owner denied the allegation.