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Severed Finger Found in Ice Cream Cone Ordered Online in Mumbai

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In a shocking incident that has raised serious food safety concerns, a woman in Mumbai’s Malad area discovered a piece of a human finger inside an ice cream cone she had ordered online. The dessert, purchased from Yummo Ice Cream company, was intended for her brother, Dr. Orlem Brendan Serrao, a 27-year-old resident of Malad.

Investigation and Police Action on Ice Cream

Upon finding the human finger, the woman promptly registered a formal complaint with the Malad police. Authorities have initiated an investigation into the matter, focusing on the production and packaging. The police sent the severed finger to the Forensic Science Laboratory for further examination.

Vendor Accountability

The case has been registered against Yummo Ice Cream company, and the vendor is under scrutiny. The incident highlights the need for stringent quality control measures in the food industry, especially when it comes to online deliveries3.

As the investigation unfolds, questions arise about how such a disturbing discovery could occur. Consumers are left wondering about the safety and hygiene standards followed by food vendors, even in the digital age.

Public Reaction on Finger inside Ice Cream

Social media platforms are abuzz with reactions, ranging from shock and disgust to demands for stricter regulations. People are expressing their concern over the potential risks associated with ordering food online.


This unsettling incident serves as a stark reminder for both consumers and businesses to prioritize food safety. As authorities delve deeper into the matter, the industry faces scrutiny, and consumers may think twice before indulging in their favorite frozen treats.

This incident has raised serious concerns about food safety standards and hygiene practices in manufacturing facilities. The police are investigating the case to determine how the finger ended up in the ice cream and identify those responsible.

Yummo Ice Creams has not yet issued a statement on the matter.

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