Navigation Links
Ramadoss Vows to Set Up Food Regulatory Body in India

India will soon have a food regulatory body to address issues such as food quality and safety, Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss said here Tuesday. //

"We have been concerned with integration of our food laws, many of them item-specific and dealt with by different agencies, and hence we have recently enacted the Food Safety and Standards Act as an integrated food law that will be administered by a single autonomous and scientific regulatory body," Ramadoss said while inaugurating an international food summit.

"The body will be set up in four to five months and it will be headed by a food commissioner," he added.

He said all tobacco products would from June 1 bear photographs of patients suffering from cancer caused by tobacco consumption as further warning.

"We have tried everything but it has been of no use. So now we have decided to put scary photos of cancer patients on them to discourage consumers," he said on the sidelines of the summit organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the UN.

The two-day summit, attended by participants from the US, Europe, Ireland, Brazil, Malaysia, New Zealand and Thailand, aims to create a roadmap for India on food standards and its implementation.

Source-IANS
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Ramadoss to Take Severe Action against Fertility Clinics Conducting Stem Cell Therapy
2. Ramadoss Examines Patients At AIIMS, Warns Striking Doctors
3. OBC Stir Media Creation: Ramadoss
4. Anti-quota Stir is a Creation of the Media: Ramadoss
5. Ramadoss Urges Celebrities to Stay Away From Soft Drink Ads
6. Ramadoss Urges Celebrities Not To Endorse Soft Drinks
7. Film Stars, Sportspersons Should not Promote Soft Drink Ads: Ramadoss
8. Not Paying Salary To Docs During Strike Isnt Punishment: Ramadoss
9. Govt to Pass Amendment to Curb Sex Selective Abortions: Ramadoss
10. Venugopal Should Not Have Gone Public: Ramadoss
11. Stern Action will be Taken Against AIIMS Coterie warns Ramadoss
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/23/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... June 23, 2017 , ... The Aesthetic ... facelift . Dr. Talei has come up with a proprietary technique that he calls ... lifts tissues that have dropped. For all ages, patients can expect to look refreshed, ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... June 23, 2017 , ... Georgia State ... 18 to 20. , The two-day conference is focused on advancing scientific knowledge ... improving patients’ lives and eliminating racial breast cancer-related disparities. The conference theme is ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... June 23, 2017 , ... MD Now Urgent ... is MD Now’s 28th facility overall and marks the urgent care center's eighth location ... mile North of The Falls shopping mall. The new clinic offers a wide array ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... June 23, 2017 , ... ... Insurance offerings. With the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) recent update of flood ... States. In 2012, the Biggert-Waters Act was enacted to reflect the actual risk ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... , ... June 23, 2017 , ... Ulster University, Magee ... 2017 from 9 am to 3 pm to present to graduate students exciting new ... is an original curriculum project led by The Health Improvement Service of the Western ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/14/2017)... The Bio Supply Management Alliance (BSMA) has ... and the Biomedical Manufacturing Network to advance ... California by providing a platform for ... workforce development. The primary focus of this alliance is ... well as small and mid-sized biomedical companies. ...
(Date:6/11/2017)... 2017  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY ... studies of galcanezumab, an investigational treatment for the prevention ... several key secondary endpoints for galcanezumab compared to placebo ... (EVOLVE-1, EVOLVE-2 and REGAIN) will be presented today at ... Boston . "The ...
(Date:6/8/2017)... June 8, 2017  Less than a month ago, ... than 200,000 companies, including hospital networks, in over 150 ... one of the largest online extortion attempts ever recorded. ... market, it is imperative that providers understand where the ... from this — and many other very real cyber ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: