HOSUR: The police seized 16 tonnes of rice meant for PDS in Hosur early on Monday. Following a tip-off, a truck was intercepted at Mookandapalli near Hosur during vehicle check-up.

The police team found that 320 bags of ration rice (each 50 kg) were being illegally transported to Bangarupet in Karnataka from Athur. The driver and the cleaner have been arrested.

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