The Revenue officials seized 150 litres of kerosene meant for supply through the Public Distribution System from a moped stationed near Manmangalam on the Karur-Namakkal by pass road here on Tuesday. Following a tip-off, the Karur RDO P.Ashok Kumar and officials rushed to Manmangalam area and conducted a vehicle search when they noticed the moped. By the time they reached the moped, those selling kerosene escaped. Further investigations are under way.

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