Food Processing Industries Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal said that the government is taking necessary steps to ease the way for the product approvals. Speaking to reporters at the sidelines of the FICCI Foodworld event, she said, “The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India comes under the Health Ministry.

They are taking necessary steps to ensure that the regulatory body eases the way the product approvals are done. Some 11,500 ingredients have been put on the FSSAI’s website to seek public opinion.”