50 kg PDS rice seized in Hyderabad

About 50 kg of PDS rice in 29 bags was seized, police said, adding that the rice, which was procured from genuine PDS beneficiaries, was being transported to be sold at higher rates

By   |  Published: 16th Sep 2020  10:23 pm

Hyderabad: The Bachupally police intercepted an auto-rickshaw trolley that was illegally transporting the Public Distribution System (PDS) rice at Coca Cola crossroads late on Tuesday night. Two persons who were in the vehicle fled the spot, police said.

About 50 kg of PDS rice in 29 bags was seized, police said, adding that the rice, which was procured from genuine PDS beneficiaries, was being transported to be sold at higher rates in Miyapur.

A case has been booked and efforts are on to nab the suspects.


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