The Food Safety Department has issued notices to more than seven restaurant in Guwahati’s Commerce Point area on Wednesday for failing to maintain the basic hygiene standard. The food safety department has further ordered to close these restaurants for seven days for proper renovation during this period.
The restaurants are: J14, Kanchan D Corner, Krishna Fast Foof, New Momo Ghar, Roll Corner, Red Pepper, Honey’s: The food story and SKHI Fast Food.
During an inspection by the food safety department, “It has been found that the utensils and equipments were not maintained properly and were dirty,” said an official of the department. “We have found cockroach inside the water tank of J14,” added the official.
The restaurants were directed to take corrective measures within the period of 7 (seven) days.
It may be mentioned here that earlier, the Food Safety department had ordered to close the famous Reboti Chat House in Panbazar area.