Government warns Ricemill owners against Black Marketing


Kolkata: To stop the black marketing by the Rice Mill owners the State Government is all set to undertake stringent action. It has been decided to keep a watch on the activities of the Rice Mill owners with the District Food officials and the Enforcement Directorate.

It has been made known to the rice mill owners that they will have to distribute the rice acquired by them among the common people within one month.

Within July, the officials from the Enforcement Directorate and the Food Department will be conducting raids in each and every rice mill of the state. If their orders are not followed, strict action will be taken against the rice mill owners.

On Thursday Food Minister Jyotipriyo Mullick said that he himself will be visiting rice mills for inspection.