Two packaged water units that reportedly neither got ISI nor product approval from Food Safety Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) have been sealed in Vellore on Monday.

Food Safety Officer J. Kolanji sealed the two units namely, Seagull in Viruthampattu and JS Aqua in Tharapadavedu on Monday.

According to sources National Green Tribunal has ordered making it mandatory for packaged water companies either to get ISI or product approval from FSSAI.

Out of 54 packaged water companies in Vellore district, 19 are yet get either of the approval.

Hence the crackdown started with two companies on Monday. — Staff Reporter

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