Leading restaurant retail chain of world Kentucky’s Fried Chicken (KFC) has hit news headlines again with its so good finger licking chicken. A couple of weeks ago it was alleged by an foodie in US that he was served with a rat chicken which went so viral on social media making most of the foodies to hold back having finger licking chicken at its retail chains. Although the lab reports which were disclosed found that it was just merely chicken rather than the alleged rat.
Bacterial Harmful Substances Discovered in KFC Chicken
Breakthrough of bacteria in KFC chicken of five samples from five of its outlets in Hyderabad, Telangana leaves the leading restaurant chain again in a complex state. During the preliminary tests, it was found that KFC Chicken samples collected from various five outlets was incorporated with harmful substances which are found in a human excretory product.
Deep fried chicken pieces of KFC was diagnosed and tested in the Telangana State Food Laboratory disclosed some bizarre facts. Telangana State Food Laboratory reports claimed that pathogens, salmonella and E.Coli bacteria were found in deep-fried chicken pieces in the tested samples of KFC. Official sources of Telangana State Laboratory said that those deep fried pieces of chicken from KFC have neem provided by the child rights advocacy group, AP Balala Hakkula Sangham.
Associate of Institute of Preventive Medicine (IPM), SFL food analyst AV Krishna Kumari filed a report on 24th June 2015 stated that “I am of the opinion that the samples consists E.Coli and salmonella, which are pathogens and injurious to health. It is, therefore, unsafe.” Although on being asked about the genuineness of the fact whether these test sample products have been collected at KFC chicken restaurant or not, Telangana State Food Laboratory denied of the facts that it is not aware of the facts about the origin of the chicken pieces while they were found to be harmful and unsafe for humans to be consumed.
Responding to the rising stories of detection of pathogens and other harmful bacteria in the deep fried chicken products, KFC has firmly condemned about the facts claiming that all these endeavors clearly seeks and intends to malefic the brand reputation of the world’s leading food retail chain of restaurants. KFC in an official statement made its clear stand as “We have no knowledge of the sample being collected from any of our stores and in what condition it has been transported for this alleged test. This is a perishable food item meant for immediate consumption.”
The statement further stated that “There is no possibility of any microbial development in our food, which is freshly cooked at 170 degrees Celsius.” An official spokesperson of KFC recalled the event fried rat fiasco which was viral across the world as the picture appeared to be like a rat while lab reports revealed that it was pure chicken meat. KFC has called all these rumors and hoax to scathe their fame by miscreants. All Hyderabadis and people across the globe lets again wish and hope this one too turns out to be humbug so that we can all enjoy the KFC chicken again.
@THE_SNIPR_EAGLE An independent lab test has confirmed it’s chicken. We expect the customer to apologize and stop making false allegations.
— KFC (@kfc) June 23, 2015
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