Makers of food products high on fat, sugar and salt content, beware! The food regulator is watching you as an FSSAI panel has proposed a set of measures, including tax, strict labeling norms and ban on their advertisements on children’s shows, to check the consumption. The report by the 11-member panel on ‘Consumption of Fat, Sugar and Salt (FSS) and its health effects on Indian population’ is a pointer to cutting down consumption of unhealthy food products and reducing the rising burden of chronic diseases like cancer and diabetes.
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