The registration of wayside lunch parcel sellers commenced today The Programme got off the grounds from the Colombo City. The Public Health Department of the Colombo Municipal Council said it is mandatory for the lunch parcel sellers to register themselves with the Department. Chief of the Public Health Department Pradeep Kariyawasam said permission will not be granted for those who do not register themselves to sell lunch parcels. The aim of the effort is to ensure the safety and hygienic conditions of the food that is brought into the city by lunch packet sellers. The food should also be sold within four hours of it being prepared.