The Food Safety and Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) announced the Draft Food Safety and Standards (Labelling and Display) Amendment Regulations, 2021, which would change the Food Safety and Standards (Labelling and Display) Regulations, 2020. The following are the amendments to the Food Safety and Standards (Labelling and Display) Regulations, 2020: –
- The article on food “Pan Masala” has been inserted in Schedule II, which states “Application for Registration / Renewal of Registration under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006.”
- Regulation 2 (2.6) has been added to Schedule II, which stipulates the “labeling of various types of bread.”
After the expiration of a sixty-day period beginning September 6, 2021, all complaints or comments to the stated draft guidelines may be forwarded to the Chief Executive Officer, Food Safety and Standards Authority of India, FDA, New Delhi.