Shailendra Kekade,who recently topped TRP charts for his show on Food Food channel,has been roped in as the brand ambassador for Mission Safe Food. Shashikant Kekare,Joint Commissioner,Food and Drug Administration (FDA),said Kekades involvement will boost the mission.
The campaign is a first-of-its-kind initiative where FDA will train thousands of people belonging to the hospitality industry. People will be trained in food safety laws,hygiene and sanitation in the first phase of the campaign. The campaign aims at making Pune the first safe food city in the country, he added.
While 320 women across 100 Mahila Bachat Gat (womens savings groups) have been trained,Kekare said they will also conduct training for school teachers and children where midday meals are served.