Staff Reporter

CBI officials inspect stocks to check irregularities

NALGONDA: The CBI officials conducted surprise inspections at the Food Corporation of India (FCI) godowns simultaneously in Nalgonda and Miryalaguda towns in the district on Monday.

According to sources, separate teams comprising CBI inspectors inspected the stock position and collected samples of grains from the FCI godowns in Nalgonda as well as in Miryalaguda. The officials also inspected the stock registers and collected the relevant data for further investigation, sources added.

Though the main purpose of the surprise inspections was not immediately known, it is believed that the officials conducted the raids to check irregularities, if any in procurement of levy rice. Sources said that the raids which began in the afternoon continued till late night.