After Denmark and Hungary, the government in God’s own country is all set to impose fat tax on junk foods. The Pinarayi Vijayan- led Kerala government has imposed a ‘fat tax’ on consumers eating foods like Pizza, burgers and tacos. Presenting the budget in the Assembly on Friday, the Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac has announced a fat tax of 14.5% on branded restaurants. Fast-food chains like McDonalds, Dominos, Pizza Hut, Subway among others are likely to see the new tax imposed on them.
Junk foods in Kerala to cost more after govt. imposes fat tax
Newzstreet TV July 12, 2016 6:11 pm