Hyderabad: Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation(GHMC) slapped a fine of Rs. 5,000 against Spicy Restaurant in the Jubliee Hills Area after cockroaches were found in their mutton biryani. The municipal authorities conducted inspections at the restaurant based on a complaint by a customer who had alleged that he found cockroaches in their biryani.

Cockroach In Briyani

On 10 February, Shikande Umesh Kumar visited Spicy Restaurant for dinner. He ordered mutton biryani, Afghan chicken, and butter naan and was shocked when he found cockroaches in his biryani. He immediately raised a complaint via MY GHMC app, after which a fine of Rs. 5,000 has been imposed on the restaurant.

Bill Of Restaurant

Mr Umesh Kumar told Newsmeter, “Unhygienic food is being served in most of the restaurants in the city. Food inspectors and assistant medical officer of health should inspect restaurants regularly so that people do not fall sick. Cockroaches are a common sight in restaurants. People should come forward and lodge complaints through MY GHMC app whenever they face these kinds of issues.”

Anusha Puppala

Anusha Puppala is currently working at NewsMeter. She had earlier worked as a reporter with ANI and The News Minute. Previously, she has worked as a Senior Reporter with the Deccan Chronicle Newspaper, covering education beat. She had briefly associated with the national television channel Tiranga TV as a special correspondent. Anusha has extensively written stories on education, traffic, civic-issues, human-Interesting, off-Beat, consumer issues, health and environment. Hailing from Visakhapatnam, Anusha is a social media buff and a passionate foodie. If not reporting, you will always find her travelling.

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