Awareness Programme on ‘Food Safety And Standards Act 2011’

Suraksha Consumer Forum has organized an awareness programme on ‘Food Safety and Standards Act 2011’ on February 01, 2014 in Spandana Hall. Food Safety Officer of Puttur Mr. Dayananda was the resource person. In his presentation he said, Food Safety and Standards Act has been enacted for laying down science based standards for articles of food and to regulate their manufacture, storage, distribution, sale and import to ensure availability of safe and wholesome food for human consumption. On this occasion Mr. Dinesh Bhat, activist in consumer movement, was the chief guest. Mr. Vinayachandra, Dean of Computer Science, was the president of this function. Ms. Elita Monteiro, Ms. Archana T., Ms. Lavitha Flavia D’Souza and Ms. Rachitha S. performed the prayer. The director of Suraksha Consumer Forum Prof. Dinakara Rao welcomed the dignitaries and the participants. Ms. Sachu Siby proposed a vote of thanks. Ms. Samarpan Preethi Suvaris compeered the programme. 75 members of Suraksha Consumer Forum took part in this programme.