Nestle distributors recalling Maggi noodles in Mizoram

“Nestle\'s authorised distributors fully cooperated with the health department but recalling the product from remote villages took time,\" added the official.
  • Franchise India Team Editor
Restaurant India

Four authorised distributors of Maggi noodles in the state of Mizoram were recalling the products from different retailers and outlets across the state and the recalling process was expected to be over by this week, said, state health department officials to PTI.

“Though the state government did not ban the Nestle product as done in some states, instructions of the Food Safety and Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) were being implemented,” said Lalsawrna, Joint Director (FDA), State health department.

“Nestle's authorised distributors fully cooperated with the health department but recalling the product from remote villages took time,” added the official.

He expressed the hope that the samples of Maggi instant noodles from Mizoram would be sent to the Assam Public Health Laboratory in Guwahati for testing during this week.

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