7000 litres PDS kerosene seized

Khurda: Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare department officials on Friday raided a roadside eatery near Pitapalli Chhak here and seized around 7,000 litres PDS kerosene.

Acting on a tip off, a team of commissionerate police, Jatni tehsildar headed by district Supplies department director Binay Kumar Das conducted a raid on Friday evening.

Seven thousand liters kerosene filled in 35 barrels and 18 plastic barrels were seized from the backside of a hotel near Budubudukia forest during the raid, the sources added.