30 pc of cooking oil samples seized in Mumbai, Palghar found substandard

Thane, Feb 18 (PTI) As many as 30 per cent of cooking oil samples seized by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) from Mumbai and Palghar districts were found to be unfit for human consumption, it said on Thursday.

The raids had been conducted last week on four establishments and 40 samnples of various kinds of cooking oil were seized, it said.

Of these, 12 were found to be of substandard quality and not fit for use in cooking, the FDA said. PTI COR KRK KRK