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Seeds worth Rs 50 lakh seized in raid at Guntur

Vigilance and Enforcement and Agriculture officials jointly conducted a raid on Nirmala Seeds Private Limited at Auto Nagar.

Published: 04th May 2017 05:08 AM  |   Last Updated: 04th May 2017 05:08 AM   |  A+A-

Vigilance and Enforcement SP R Sobha Manjari raiding a seeds company in Guntur on Wednesday | Express

By Express News Service

GUNTUR: Vigilance and Enforcement and Agriculture officials jointly conducted a raid on Nirmala Seeds Private Limited at Auto Nagar in the city on Wednesday. About 30 tonnes of red gram, chilli and okra seeds costing `50 lakh were seized in the raid. 


Vigilance and Enforcement SP R Sobha Manjari said the company was doing business in 13 districts of the State though it did not have any valid licence to distribute the seeds.


Agriculture officer K Ramana Kumar, Vigilance officials K Venkata Rao and S Antony Raj also participated in the raid.

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