Jammu & Kashmir

Locals allege distribution of ‘plastic rice’ at ration depot in Srinagar, officials deny

Ration store. Representational Photo.

Srinagar: People were taken by surprise at a ration depot located in Kani Kadal area of Srinagar after consumers returned two bags of ration on the pretext that the bags contained “plastic rice.”

Locals said that a consumer, who took two bags of ration, each weighing 50 kilograms to his home but he returned both bags stating that the bags were filled with plastic rice.

“This is strange that now we are being given plastic rice,” a group of locals alleged and demanded a probe into the issue.

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