Black-marketing of ration: Licenses of 2 dealers cancelled, TSO's salary withheld

Taking strong note of alleged black-marketing of subsidized ration in Budhal area, the district administration has ordered cancellation of licenses of two ration dealers in Budhal besides withholding the salary of concerned tehsil supply officer (TSO).

As per an official statement, the matter came to fore through some social media networks wherein it was reported that police had caught some ration dealers while black-marketing 38 bags of subsidized ration in Kewal area.

Taking cognizance of social media report, the district administration Rajouri has ordered termination of ration licenses of the dealers-Ghulam Mohi Ud Din and Mohammad Sadiq, said the official statement.

Alongside, salary of tehsil supply officer of the area has been also withheld till further orders and a departmental inquiry has also been ordered, it reads further.