Ujjain : A joint team of officials of the Civil Supplies Department along with the police today seized 43 domestic LPG cylinders from Chamunda Mata Square on Wednesday.
Sources said officials of the Civil Supply Department started a special drive to check the use of domestic cylinders in commercial establishments. The drive was led by city magistrate Rohan Saxena, who is also in-charge controller, Food, Civil Supply and Consumer Affairs. The cylinders were seized from a dairy vehicle, the confiscated cylinders were seized and driver was arrested.
The domestic LPG cylinders were probably being transported for the sale on the black market. They said LPG distributors or their employees might be involved in this network.