Domestic LPG cylinders seized from hotel

Berhampur: A total 125 domestic LPG cylinders were seized by civil supply officials during raids on hotels in Ganjam district, official sources said today. At least 44 cylinders were seized from 14 hotels of Berhampur town alone during the raids conducted on Monday, the sources said.

The cylinders were seized from the hotels as they were being used for commercial purpose, Berhampur sub-collector Ajit Mishra said. The rest of the LPG cylinders were seized from Chhatrapur, Bhanjanagar, Aska and other towns in the district, the sources added.