Rot destroys thousands of quintals of rice meant for poor in Uttar Pradesh

PUBLISHED ON: June 18, 2013 | Duration: 1 min, 30 sec

   
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The sacks of rice arrived at Ballia railway station with layers of fungus after being exposed to rains. The intervention by the Allahabad High Court last year, who ordered filing of criminal cases against officials for negligent handling of foodgrains, seems to have done little to correct such wastage.
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