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Call for ban on ‘dangerous’ Himalayan street food

As if the restrictions on slaughtering cows weren’t generating enough controversy, the ruling BJP has turned its attention to another popular food. Ramesh Arora,  a Jammu and Kashmir BJP lawmaker, has started a campaign to ban momos – steamed meat or vegetable dumplings associated with Tibetan and Nepali cuisine – because they contain monosodium glutamate (MSG), […]