74 bags of rice recovered
KD NEWS SERVICE
SRINAGAR, Jan 16: Srinagar police recovered 74 bags of rice and two bags of flour which was meant for public distribution and was being illegally sold in black market.
Acting on a complaint, police post Bemina arrested Bilal Ahmad Nath resident of Bilal Colony Bemina for selling PDS rice after repacking the same in duplicate “Apple brand” bags. 74 bags of food department’s rice and two bags of flour were seized from the said place.
In this regard, a case FIR No 13/2019 was registered in Police Station Parimpora and further investigation taken up. Locals of the area lauded the efforts of police against black marketers.