Telangana Police will set STFs to check food adulteration

Vastavam web:  The Telangana Police will set up 16 special task forces (STFs) in collaboration with different government departments to check food adulteration in the state.The decision to set up STFs was taken at a meeting of a high-level committee chaired by Sharma, which met in the DGP office to discuss the action plan to eradicate adulteration of food items in the state.The committee has decided to create 16 STFs to check food adulteration with the help of GHMC (Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation), medical, health and police departments, according to an official release.Sharma said the local police officers will be sensitized on the matter so that food adulteration, spurious seeds, fertilizers and pesticides are checked immediately.