The vigilance officials conducted raid on Sri Lakshmi Prasanna Raw and Boiled Rice Mill at Padugupadu in the Nellore district on Saturday following reports of illegal storage. Nearly seven tonnes of rice worth Rs. 1.4 lakh meant for public distribution system was seized. As there were no records, the officials also seized 170 tonnes of paddy and 15 tonnes of rice worth Rs. 24 lakh. A case has been registered under Section 6 (a) of the Essential Commodities Act. — Staff Reporter