Tue, Feb 23, 2016, 11:14 AM
Food safety officials raided the fruit bazaars in Purna market, at Visakhapatnam and tested samples of various fruits. In the wake of harmful chemicals being used to artificially ripen fruits, the food safety officials have been conducting extensive raids from the past few days. They said that cases would be booked against the cheating vendors. Harmful diseases like cancer and water in the lungs might occur when such fruits are consumed, they said.