Bhubaneswar: The Economic Offences Wings (EOW) has arrested a miller in connection with custom milling case today.
The accused has been identified as Chilukuri Satyanarayan of Baragarh district. He is the proprietor of Shree Ganesh Rice Udyog, Bargarh. He was accused of misappropriating Rs 1.97 crore.
According to reports, a case was registered against him on the report of Pradeep Kumar Garadia, general manager of Odisha State Civil Supply Corporation Limited (OSCSC) in connection with the misappropriation of rice of Rs 1.97 crore.
During investigation it was revealed that Sathyanarayan had received 33989.61quintal paddy from 13 primary agricultural cooperate society to deliver resultant rice of paddy. After milling he delivered 17006.82 quintal paddy and misappropriated the balance.