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FCI officials questioned at Nagaon

The depot in charge and weights in charge of FCI godown situated at Senchowa, Nagaon, Dipti Khatonia and Krishna Sarmah were detained at Haibargaon Police Station on Wednesday for questioning. According to sources the duo were allegedly involved in financial irregularties since many years. The truck owners association in Nagaon lodged a complaint with the police saying that there is a difference of weight in the weighing scale at the depot owing to which every time the trucks picked up lesser load from the said depot. When the weighing done at the destination was always lower than that at the godown weught.

After receiving the complaint, police started their investigation and found that the two officers have called a person from Guwahati to re- adjust the weighing scale today morning. The police is investigating the case further and it is suspected that few more persons may be involved in this.

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