GUWAHATI, Feb 18 � In a series of raids, the Kamrup Metro district administration has seized a number of domestic LPG cylinders being used illegally in hotels and restaurants at various places across the city during last few days.
An official statement said that the raids have been conducted by the District Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection department officials at various locations including Noonmati, Maligaon and Hatigaon since the last half of January.
During the raids, burners, stoves and pipes were also seized along with domestic LPG cylinders from some restaurants and hotels.
The raids follow complaints from many quarters regarding diversion of domestic LPG cylinders to commercial establishments. More such raids are expected in the days to come.