Staff Reporter

METTUR: Food cell personnel seized 40 bags of rice that were meant for supply under the Public Distribution System in Kolathur on Saturday.

Sources here said the personnel who made the seizure conducted a vehicle check and intercepted a jeep that was proceeding to Karnataka.

They found 40 bags of rice that were meant for distribution through the public distribution system, being carried in it.

Nagaraj (21) for arrested for illegally transporting the rice.

Further investigation is on into the case.

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