Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954
5. Prohibition of import of certain articles of food. -No person shall import, into India-
(i) Any adulterated food:
(ii) Any misbranded food:
(iii) Any article of food for the import of’ which a license is prescribed, except in accordance with the conditions of the license: and
(iv) Any article of food in contravention of any other provision of this Act or of any rule made thereunder.