Daijiworld Media Network – Bantwal (EP)
Bantwal, Sep 16: Raj Kumar, food inspector of Bantwal in the company of Food department clerk intercepted on definite clues a goods vehicle at Kodangekodi, Balthila on September 16 and found rice meant for ration shops in 40 sacks of 50 kg each being illegally transported towards B C Road. The rice was found in vehicle No. KA19 B 9488.
The officials stored the rice in KFC godown to prevent it from getting spoiled and the vehicle was seized by them. A criminal case under FIR No. 109/2021 under essential commodities Act 1955 was registered against vehicle driver Naufal bin Yousuf (26), resident of Sajipanadu grama, Bantwal.