KOLKATA: The seizure of a huge wheat consignment by the Enforcement Branch (EB) of Kolkata Police has laid bare the nexus between a section of Food Corporation of India(FCI) officials and some flour mill owners.
The unscrupulous lot have been smuggling out the atta (wheat flour) meant for the poorest of the poor either in the open market or to neighbouring countries at a premium - starving the underprivileged of their dues. Therefore the meagre allotment of 750 gm of wheat per week to a poor individual in West Bengal remains unavailable for most part of the year. Read more
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