IMPHAL, July 31 NNN: The Student Wing of Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) today forced to close down two ice cream factories in the Imphal which did not have proper license to run them.
A drive against illegal ice cream factories were carried out by a dozen of volunteers of JCILPS Student Wing in the city
during which the two ice cream manufacturers at Nagaram and MM Hotel were found running illegally, M Angamaba, convenor, Student Wing, JCILPS told newspersons on the sidelines of the drive.
“We have forced them to shut down,” he said.
Both the factories respectively owned by one Joylal Prasad from Bihar another person named Kayamuddin of Yairipok Bishnunaha Leikai in Thoubal district did not possess license to run them, he said.
Angamba said the team raided three ice cream factories during the drive including Imoinu Ice Cream near Palace Compound, apart from the two.
The first two factories were found making ice creams in unhygienic manner using dirty water which was present with swarm of mosquitoes and worms, he said.
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