What’s on the plat­ter?

Governance Now - - BRIEFINGS -

days af­ter the cag pointed out that the food served by the In­dian Rail­ways is un­fit for con­sump­tion, a pas­sen­ger on board poorva ex­press no­ticed a lizard in the food he had or­dered from the train’s cater­ing ser­vice. soon af­ter the pas­sen­ger raised an alarm and tweeted his com­plaint, he was taken care of and given medicines. “strict ac­tion taken. Cater­ing Con­tract of Poorva Ex­press has been ter­mi­nated im­me­di­ately,” tweeted the min­istry of rail­ways.

some­thing sim­i­lar hap­pened at the par­lia­ment can­teen a cou­ple of days be­fore this in­ci­dent. A se­nior of­fi­cial of the Lok Sabha’s re­port­ing branch fell sick on con­sum­ing pon­gal and curd rice from the can­teen. ac­cord­ing to re­ports, right af­ter con­sum­ing a few bites, the of­fi­cial com­plained of ill health. A spi­der was found in what he had been served.

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