Food and Consumer Protection Department, Bihar Government
Food and Consumer Protection Department of Bihar
खाद्य और उपभोक्ता संरक्षण विभाग, बिहार सरकार
खाद्य और उपभोक्ता संरक्षण विभाग, बिहार सरकार का परिचय
(Introduction of Food and Consumer Protection Department)
The Food and Consumer Protection Division is responsible for inspecting all permanent and temporary food establishments, such as bars, restaurants, schools, grocery and convenience stores, festivals and farmer food markets. Inspectors conduct food-borne illness investigations, educational programs and follow-up on all food-related consumer complaints. The division also investigates food establishment fires and food-related vehicle accidents. Any new establishments or ones undergoing remodelling or renovation are subject to a facility plan review and related inspections. The division also inspects tattoo and body-piercing establishments and responds to complaints about hotels and motels.