Rice samples will be sent for testing at the state-run research facility, nourishment security authorities said on Sunday after an unconfirmed video asserting “plastic rice” being served at an eatery in Dehradun turned into a web sensation on the online networking.
The video of an eatery close to the Dehradun Railway Station indicating rice balls that seem to bob like plastic balls, and griping about “plastic rice” being professedly served at the diner.
Quite, numerous specialists including senior farming researchers have gotten out the “plastic rice” startle as “myth” refering to how no definitive verification for the same has been found up until now. As per snopes, a reality confirmation site, the cases of plastic rice presently can’t seem to be demonstrated.
Barely any month back a comparable episode identified with “plastic rice” being supposedly sold in the business sectors of Haldwani in Kumaon area had surfaced, following which the Nainital region organization struck a few shops. Lab reports of gathered specimens, nonetheless, later expelled the cases of “plastic rice”.
GC Kandwal, assigned officer of the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) for Dehradun area, said tests have been gathered from the eatery and that a similar will be sent for examination at the state-run nourishment testing research center at Rudrapur in Udham Singh Nagar region.