Mangalore, April 24: Bunder police raided an illegal gas refilling unit at Kandathpally, Mangalore, on Saturday, April 24.
Vrishabharajendra, Deputy Director of Food and Civil Supplies Department, accompanied the police officers in the raid operation. 62 gas cylinders (including 50 filled cylinders), 19 small cylinders, weighing machine and a gas transferring kit were seized by the police.
Speaking to mediapersons V Ponnuraj, Deputy Commissioner, said that this is one of the reasons for the shortage of commercial gas supply. A criminal case has been filed against the owner of the building for accommodating the illegal activity, he informed.