The Andhra Pradesh Balala Hakkula Sangham on Wednesday filed a petition in Lokayukta seeking ban on popular milk brands alleging that they contained harmful bacteria.

Harmful bacteria

The government food analysis department revealed that a few brands contained very harmful bacteria like e-coli, salmonella, heavy platelet count apart from urea, which will harm children and adults alike by affecting their eyes, brain, digestive system and gynaecomastia, its president Achyuta Rao said in a press release.