Pure veg, says railways after halal-certified tea row

the railways emphasised on Saturday that the materials used in tea supplied in trains are totally vegetarian and of international standards.

Some sections in media have reported that some export quality tea is being served by IRCTC which has many certificates like FSSAI, ISO, GMP, FDA, Hallal, etc.

The Ministry of Railways clarifies and reassures passengers that the product used is of international standards and hence,  the manufacturer ensures all compliances, both domestic and the targeted countries for export purposes," the statement said.

highlighted by some media sections as it is only Halal certified," the railways said in a statement.