Hyderabad: Panjagutta police station officials decided to disturb the jaggery every day to traffic police personnel to fight against increasing pollution levels in the city. And they decided to give after signing in and before going on the field for work. There are 110 traffic police personnel in Panjagutta who works in three shifts.
“We have been requesting officers to have Jaggery at home,a list of excuses was being offered at high polluting areas manning the traffic their health gets affected the doctors recommended that consuming Jaggery will help build immunity in the body” Inspector Srinivas Rao said.
“Jaggery is known to have lots of antioxidants and it helps to cleanse and detoxify the system. It is often recommended to factory and mine workers as well”, Dr Anish Anand said.
“Those suffering from diabetes must not Panjagutta jiggery as it is a concentrated source of simple sugars. Also it is not recommended for obese individuals” said Dr Srinivas Rao, a diabetologist.