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How FSSAI is ensuring that food offered by street vendors and online aggregators meet safety norms

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Increase the knowledge of servers by education. Then only one can have hygienic food.

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Farmers likely to earn 20% higher MSP on organic crop: Prime Minster had said Uttarakhand will be an Organic State and he emphasized Organic farming at Uttarakhand during Investor Summit. All precautions must be taken to make sure we do not degrade Soil and earth of Regions which have abundance of nature. Cancer is on Rise and so are other Illnesses caused by Excessive use of Chemicals and Pesticides. Higher MSP of Organic Produce will motivate growers to adopt Pesticide free Cultivation. States like Uttarakhand will have to first Protect their rivers, Forests & Soil so that more visitors see a reason to Visit State . Some Regions must be barred Industrial activity.

Prasad

Good initiative by FSSAI.

Krishna

it''s a very good initiative by FSSAI in ensuring that food offered by street vendors and online aggregators meet safety norms.FSSAI should study in every city talk to State government identify the HUB for clean street eating hub and also help in clean , green city .

Very good initiative and basically if food stalls are made clean, most of the cleanliness on street will be better....

Harvin007 (new delhi)

Fssai licence can be applied online and u can get a certificate even without inspection of the premises so how do u say food is totally hygienic

srinivas (hyderabad) replies to Harvin007

Because Everything online is supposedly ''hygienic'' while fugitives make merry and Aam Aadmi is forced into Adultery,Gay & Aadhaar after Demo,GST disasters and ongoing Fuel,Dollar fiascos!

srinivas (hyderabad)

First of all fix the quality issues in all restaurants by conducting ''health & hygiene raids'' every fortnight.Next comes this eye-wash initiative!

Radhiga

How it comes to only 144 ? Even in Chennai itself more than thousands roadside vendors offering panipuri ,bhelpuri Briyani etc etc....If you drink local cool drink you will get infected cold surely .First FSSAI should look into these then can see other

1st take my complain action against mcdonalds in mira road, then start roadside stalls, company foods to handle hoti nai hai, ab small vendors ko target kar rhe hai

DEEPAK SHARMA

stop propagating a magic wand to simple customers.Nothing will move out of paper until entire population''s hygiene improves.And that shall require humongous efforts.Even basic amenities are not available to more than 50% people

T P Viswanathan (Mumbai)

This is a very good initiative and will make the branded food chains to run for their business and compete with the street smart vendors. Only thing is that it would be better if the coveted food vendors are located in licensed hawking area.

Aziz

Now street food vendors are being targeted for money and quick corrupt money for officials...We Indian''s are amune .. how many of us get sick...

instead of the FSSAI taking up the responsibility country wide which is near impossible to manage, let the state n local bodies follow FSSAI guidelines n make sure they are able to attract tourism as that is one of the biggest industries which can generate huge employment potential

The Feku regime is still living in a fool''s paradise. If the fuels prices comes down, the street vendors will not need to compromise on food quality and safety to reduce costs. I love street food, and Feku must stop destroying it.

RAM (MUMBAI)

STREET VENDORS EARN A LOT. BUT DO NOT PAY TAXES. LOTS OF PROFITS WITH HUGE SALES.WHY DON''T THEY TAX LEGALLY APART FROM AFTAS TAKEN BY POLITICAL LEADERS. THE GOVERNMENT CAN GET HUGE REVENUE BUT NO BODY IS READY TO END CORRUPTION OF HALKERS AND TRAFFIC POLICE. DAY BY DAY IT IS INCREASING. AFTAS ARE INCREASING GOVENMENT''S REVENUE IS REDUCING. GOVET. IS TAXING PUBLIC INSTEAD OF ILLEGAL VENDORS.

If FSSAI is so confident of this publicity game - please disclose all laboratrory data on weekly basis. How many collected, how many samples found adultrated and what actions taken aginst the adultrated samples. Why FSSAI is not keen on transparancy? Why they do not tell consumers how many foods were found adultrated and of which brand. If FSSAI management is honest and committed for the cause of food safety, be transparant as well. Still long queue in hospilats is clear evidence food quality is bad in India and FSSAI failed in its primary duties.

Nagaraj

The FSSAI has to visit the Vegetable markets in the country, and drink sugar cane juce with added ice, and Ice factories how good water they are using and how much they are infected

Cssatish

have they ever checked stalls at railway stations in Mumbai?

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