KUALA LUMPUR: A restaurant in Pandan Indah right here has been ordered to shut for 14 days after a video clip exhibiting a rat feeding on fried hen inside a meals hotter show on the premises went viral on social media.
Well being director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah mentioned an enforcement staff from the Meals Security and High quality Division of the Selangor well being division and the Hulu Langat district well being workplace, which performed checks on the premises yesterday, discovered that the restaurant’s cleanliness degree was unsatisfactory.
“As such, the restaurant was ordered to shut for 14 days beneath Part 11 of the Meals Act 1983,” he mentioned in an announcement at this time.
Noor Hisham mentioned the restaurant was additionally slapped with six compound notices beneath the Meals Hygiene Rules 2009 over quite a few meals security and hygiene-related violations.
He mentioned the ministry urged the general public, particularly meals enterprise homeowners and meals handlers, to train joint accountability in making certain meals security to forestall food-borne diseases.
“Shoppers are suggested to decide on premises with the BeSS (clear, protected and wholesome) emblem when shopping for meals or consuming out,” he added.
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