Jun 13, 2022

CAA discovers concealed rice & gas stocks

The Consumer Affairs Authority (CAA) has seized over 4,000kg of rice from Monaragala and Anuradhapura.

The CAA said it seized 2,575kg of rice that were hoarded at a location in Monaragala while 1,500kg of rice were seized from Anuradhapura.

Meanwhile, the CAA has also managed to seize domestic LP gas cylinders hidden inside a warehouse belonging to a dealer.

A total of 540 filled and 54 empty LP gas cylinders were taken into custody during this raid carried out at Saliya Mawatha in Anuradhapura yesterday morning (12).