Mineral water factories sealed
KARACHI—As per directives of Federal Minister for Science & Technology Rana Tanveer Hussain, the Pakistan Standards & Quality Control Authority (PSQAC) team raided at bottle drinking water factories i.e. Tahir Water, Dame Water, Snow Spring and Due More at Model Colony, Karachi along with Print and Electronic Media team and Chairman of CPRC Shakeel Baig.
The Team member headed by Bashir Ahmed Unnar, Deputy Director (Conformity Assistant) of Standards Development Centre/ PSQCA, caught sub-standard unlicensed Mineral Water samples from factories. PSQCA team caught unlicensed sub-standard Bottled drinking water brands manufacturing in the factories, team sealed 04 factories on the spot. The raid was carried in a transparent manner and sealed the factories.
The Director General, PSQCA Muhammad Khalid Siddiq has warned producers and manufacturers to display the Authority’s logo on their products failing which the Authority will be constrained to take action under the rules.