Old diabetic flour taken seized by CPA

2 July 2013 07:11 am - 3     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The officials of the Consumer Protection Authority (CPA) had taken into custody 1000 packets of flour used by diabetics with labels altered fraudulently at Spencer Street in Colombo 12, last Friday.

CPA officials said that labels had been altered extending the date of expiry by one more year.

The packets, 200 grams each and sold at Rs. 300, were sought by diabetics, officials said.

The raid was conducted on information received from the Jaffna branch of the CPA following a raid it conducted on June 26.

  Comments - 3

  • DHA Tuesday, 02 July 2013 08:19 AM

    Gosh why ???.....one day it could be their own families who might end up purchasing these items.....Devils kingdom.....

    Sapumal Bandara Tuesday, 02 July 2013 10:06 AM

    Name the culprit.

    PREM Tuesday, 02 July 2013 07:36 AM

    Any way good catch, Big or small. Saved some patients

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