Health and Medical Education Minister Bali Bhagat aid main health effects of MSG includes high cholesterol, high blood pressure, high blood sugar, excessive body fat, sterility in females and it may also cause water retention during pregnancy and Asthma problems.
Even as Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh’s movie MSG-2 was screened in Bathinda on Friday, a Sikh body burnt an effigy of Akal Takht Jathedar Gaini Gurbachan Singh for forgiving the dera head. “It was for the first time when Akal Takht Jathedar’s effigy was burnt. Whenever an Akal Takht Jathedar has […]
When ‘MSG: The Messenger’ hit the screens on Friday (September 18), it did not attract many viewers.
There is general consensus in the scientific community that MSG is safe for the adult population.
Manufactures of the instant noodle brands would be sent notices for withdrawal, if their products do not conform with set standards, said FDCA.
To conduct sensitisation programmes for FDA inspectors, street food vendors.
Till Tuesday, over 350 kg of the noodles were recalled from stores.
“We will be continuing our focus on processed and packaged foods. We are awaiting reports of more instant noodles. After this, we will be moving to nutraceticals and diet supplements and energy drinks,” the official said.
This will be the Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s third trip abroad in the past five months
Government officials said on Thursday that ‘in extreme cases where adulteration could lead to severe health loss, Delhi Government proposes maximum of life imprisonment’.
For some store owners, though, the controversy has not majorly impacted the sale of the product.
In five samples, Delhi government officials said “misbranding” was identified in the samples.
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MSG or ajinomoto is a flavour enhancer.
Earlier tests by the UP FDA found that the levels of the chemicals in Maggi noodles were higher than permitted.