The government has issued new rules regarding menu cards for hotels and restaurants, requiring information on the nutritional value of food.

There will be big changes in hotels and restaurants

India’s food safety regulator has taken an important step and made rules for menu labeling. In which hotels and restaurants are required to provide information about the nutritional value of food on the menu card.

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  • Last updated:
    December 1, 2020, 2:02 a.m. IST

New Delhi. The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has taken an important step towards menu labeling. Under which it is now necessary to write the nutritional value of the food on the menu card of the restaurant. This will allow you to know how many calories are in your diet. Not only this, with the labeling of menu you should write down the amount of nutrients. The Government of India has issued a new label display and display regulation. Accordingly, it will apply to restaurants with more than 10 chains. The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has been trying to fix the standards for a long time. It has now been notified.

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

Please note that this new FSSAI rule will apply to restaurants with more than 10 chains. On this basis, companies operating central licenses or operating restaurants in more than 10 locations are required to provide calorie information on their menu cards. Also, on the menu card, it should be written how many calories are enough for a person.

According to this 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. Food chains that sell pizza, burgers like Pizza Hut, Domino’s, McDonald’s, etc. should also talk about the calories in their food. In addition, hotels and large restaurants should also write on their menu how many calories are in the food item.Also read: Mrs. Bakers Food’s IPO will open today, there will be a chance to earn, learn all about it before subscribing.

100 grams of burgers have 25 calories

100 grams of pizza has 2260 calories and 100 grams of burger has 25 calories. An average active adult person needs 2000 calories of energy daily, people’s calorie needs may vary according to work. This way, when writing down their nutritional value on each food item, it knows how many calories can be taken.

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