Death after eating Shawarma: Kerala High Court asks eateries to display exact date, time of preparation of food on packaging

Justice Devan Ramachandran was considering a petition seeking compensation filed by a mother who lost her 16-year-old daughter after the girl consumed a shawarma in 2022.
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The Kerala High Court on Tuesday ordered the food safety authorities to instruct eateries to display the exact time when food is prepared, as part of measures to ensure that there are no more deaths caused due to the consumption of spoilt Shawarmas (meat-based wraps) [Prasanna EV v State of Kerala & Ors.].

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