The government has issued new rules regarding menu cards of hotels and restaurants, it is necessary to provide information about the nutritional value of food.

There will be big changes in hotels and restaurants

India’s food safety regulator has taken a significant step by setting rules for menu labeling. In which hotels and restaurants will be required to provide information about the nutritional value of food in the menu card.

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    December 15, 2020, 2:02 pm IST

New Delhi. The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAAI) has taken an important step towards menu labeling. Under which it is now necessary to write the nutritional value of the food in the menu card of the restaurant. This will allow you to see how many calories are in your food. Not only this, when labeling a menu you have to write down the amount of nutrients. The Government of India has released new labeling and display regulations. Accordingly, this will apply to restaurants with more than 10 chains. The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India had been trying to fix the leveling rules for several days. This has now been notified.

The new rules will apply to restaurants with more than 10 branches

Please note that this new rule of FSSAAI will apply to restaurants with more than 10 chains. Accordingly, companies operating central licenses or operating restaurants in more than ten locations are required to include calorie information in their menu cards. The menu card should also state how many calories a person needs to have.

According to the notification of the Government of India, it is necessary to provide information about the nutritional value of the item along with the menu card, display board or booklet. Burgers like Pizza Hut, Pizza Hut, Domino’s, McDonald’s etc. also have to tell you about the calories of your food. In addition, hotels and many restaurants will have to write on their menu how many calories are in the food.Also read: Mrs. Bakers Food’s IPO will open today, get a chance to learn, learn all about it before subscribing

100 grams of burgers contain 295 calories

100 grams of pizza has 260 calories while 100 grams of burger has 295 calories. The average active adult needs 2000 calories of energy per day, and people’s caloric needs can vary accordingly. This way, you will know how many calories you can get by writing down their nutritional value on each food.

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