RAHIM YAR KHAN - The Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) arrested a security guard of the Food Department on the charges of stealing gunny bags worth more than Rs300 million here the other day.

As per detail, the Food Department stored huge quantity of gunny bags in its warehouse. The security guards sold the bags to different factory owners on cheap rates.

After a departmental inquiry, a case was registered on the application of Food Department Deputy Director. Later, the case was transferred to Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE).  During the inquiries, the allegations were proved on which the ACE officials ordered arrest of the accused persons. The police arrested a guard Nadeem Ahmed.

The ACE is conducting raids to arrest the other person involved in the fraud.