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41 illegally stocked LPG cylinders seized

41 illegally stocked LPG cylinders seized

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, July 19,2017: A joint team of the city police and Food and Civil Supplies personnel on Tuesday raided a house near Cordel Church in Kulashekar here and seized 41 LPG cylinders that were reportedly stocked illegally.

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In a press note, Deputy Director of Food and Civil Supplies A.T. Jayappa said that the raid followed a tip-off about illegal stocking of LPG cylinders.

The team raided the house of Anantaraj and found 32 LPG cylinders meant for domestic use and nine cylinders meant for commercial use. Anantaraj did not produce any documents related to the cylinders in his house, the release said.

Officials seized the 41 LPG cylinders and registered a case against Anantaraj under the provisions of Essential Commodities Act, the release said.

Courtesy: The Hindu

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Ruchi M S, Bengaluru Wed, July-19-2017, 12:47
It is so strict that we were sacred though we had only two cylinders, and i wonder how they got so many......
Arun K S Adyantaya, Kudla Wed, July-19-2017, 12:23
With what intention did they store cylinders at home ? It is purely illegal and not safe too ..
Tarnum K Banu, Moodabidri Wed, July-19-2017, 12:00
Action has to be taken on the one who issued him so many cylinders ? Golmal hai bahi sab golmal hai
Sushanth Rao, ullal Tue, July-18-2017, 11:56
This is very strange that how did he have so many at home ? It is difficult to get a cylinder these days.
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