On Monday, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Food Authority, while working in Rasulpur Bara Banda on the request of Naushera District Administration, sealed the factory of fake beverages at home and 9000 liters of hazardous material was disposed of.
Director General, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Food Authority Riaz Khan Mehsud said, “There has been a sudden increase in operations against domestic industries and six domestic levels home-based factories were sealed in the past week”.
Khan said that production machinery, fake beverage, and mango spices are being seized by the authorities, while the police officials of Dolphin Squad are raiding houses who are working as small factories and producing unhealthy juices and cold drinks.
Under the head of Assistant Director Asad Ali, during the raid on a fake beverage factory in Bara Banda area of Nowshera, 9000 liters of hazardous drinks were destroyed while two thousand bottles were recovered during the operation. Three people were arrested and the machinery used in the factories was seized.