Salem, Mar 27.
9 kg of silver bars were seized by the Assistant Election Officer cum Commissioner, yesterday at Gugai, Linemedu. As per the election model code of conduction, for carrying more than Rs50000, one has to possess valid documents. Cash without documents will be seized by the election monitoring squads.
South Salem Assistant Election Officer cum Commissioner,R. Sathish instructed to check the vehicles at the Gugai region. The squad seized 9kg of silver bars worth Rs.3.8 lakhs from Paramasivam of Seelnayakampatti.
The seized items were handed over to the District Treasury. If proper document proof of the items were produced, the seized items will be returned back.