GHMC commissioner reports seizure of Rs 3.3 crore ahead of LS polls

Hyderabad Desk

Hyderabad: District Election Officer and Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation Commissioner Ronald Rose informed that Rs 3.28 crore cash was seized till Monday, April 1, in the district as part of the implementation of the election code in the wake of the Lok Sabha elections.

In addition, he said that other items valued at Rs 13.8 lakh and 18,752.83 liters of liquor were also seized. He said that 122 cases were filed. Moreover, 2,144 permitted firearms has been deposited ahead of the polls.

District Election Officer Ronald Rose reported that through the last 24 hours, from 6 am on Sunday, March 31, to 6 am on Monday, April 1, various enforcement teams seized a total of Rs 9,54,200 during the inspection. Eleven complaints about the seizure of cash and other goods were received; five of the them were immediately addressed, he said.

Also Read