Karachi, August 10, 2017 (PPI-OT): On directives of Director General PSQCA Muhammad Khalid Saddiq Mobile Testing Lab Team raided Naheed Super Market and Chase Up Departmental Store P.E.C.H.S., Karachi on arrival at Naheed Super Market and Chase Up Departmental Store P.E.C.H.S., start checking collected 21, different brands various mandatory food items.
The Team head included Mr. Javaid Hussain Siddique, Dy. Director, Conformity Assessment South, and PSQCA some technical officers also the NGO-(CRPC) Representative Mr. Shakeel Baig at Naheed Super Market and Chase Up Departmental Store P.E.C.H.S., Karachi. Caught unregistered 03 food items, M/s Naheed Super Store Chilli Powder , M/s Matco Foods iodized salt, M/s Borges Agriculture, Sunflower Oil The other checked on spot and find fail are 1- Olivola Cooking Oil M/s. Paracha Textile Mills Ltd,2- Borges Sunflower Oil M/s Borges Agriculture PSQCA team tack issue notice on spot.
On the occasion Javaid Hussain Siddique Dy. Director said that we are working to consumer’s satisfaction and to prevent sub-standards and un-registered products from the markets and to advise manufacturers to get licence and registered with PSQCA. He said that Director General Muhammad Khalid Siddiq ordered to continue and expand its activities and this mobile testing laboratory will be rotated in all locations of the city to control the manufacture of substandard products.
For more information, contact:
Media Adviser, PSQCA
Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA)
Government of Pakistan
(Ministry of Science and Technology)
Cell No. 0333-2266957
Tel: (92-21) 99206546
Fax: (92-21) 99203919