Two sentenced in Assam PDS scam
  • This Section
  • Latest
  • Web Wrap
Last Updated: Monday, August 26, 2013, 16:42
Tinsukia (Assam): Two persons were on Monday sentenced to seven years Rigorous Imprisonment for their involvement in the PDS rice scam in Assam's Tinsukia district.

Tinsukia Chief Judicial Magistrate NS Deori sentenced former Kakopathar Block Development Officer Alizur Rehman Bora and Extension Officer Kshitij Kakati to seven years RI along with a fine of Rs 50,000 each.

The duo were convicted for selling PDS rice, meant to be sold to BPL section at Rs two, at Rs 12-14 in 2007.


First Published: Monday, August 26, 2013, 16:42

comments powered by Disqus