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Supermarkets issue urgent recall on selected yoghurt products

Select batches of Jalna yoghurt have been recalled due to E. coli concerns.
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Popular yoghurt label Jalna has been urgently recalled over chances of contamination.

According to food authorities, two of their products have been subject to potential traces of E. coli.

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Food Standards Australia and New Zealand issued the recall of Jalna Lactose Free Vanilla and Jalna Sweet & Creamy Greek Coconut over fears that they could contain traces of the deadly bacteria.

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According to the Standards Authority, the potential affected batch of the Lactose Free Vanilla had a use-by date of July 28, while the Sweet & Creamy Greek Coconut was dated for August 2.

According to the regulator, “Food products contaminated with E. coli may cause illness if consumed.”

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In the case of consumption, “Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.”

As described by the World Health Organisation symptoms of the disease include “abdominal cramps and diarrhoea” while “fever and vomiting may also occur”.

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