Formerly senior chemist with the Regional Agmark Laboratory C V Nagaraj spoke about ill-effects of adulteration
World Consumer Day was celebrated recently in Madikeri under the joint auspices of Kodagu District Administration, Food and Civil Supplies Department and Kodagu District Consumer Forum.
Deputy Commissioner of Kodagu Mir Anis Ahmed inaugurated and V A Patil, President, Kodagu District Consumer Forum presided over the programme which was attended by more than 150 people.
C V Nagaraj formerly senior chemist with the Regional Agmark Laboratory, Bengaluru of MGP demonstrated simple tests to detect adulteration in various food items.
He also spoke about the harmful effects of various types of adulteration and on the laws that exist in India against food adulteration.