Officers selling rations for profit near BSF J&K's camp: Reports

11 Jan 2017 | Written by NewsBytes Desk; Edited by Ramya Patelkhana

Allegations on social media against the paramilitary continued with jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav of the BSF's 29th batallion stating that officers sold rations to shopkeepers in the nearby areas; at lower than market prices to make profits.

He added that essentials like fuel were also sold by officers in the paramilitary.

Shopkeepers in the area concurred with the allegations.

In context: The plight of Indian soldiers

Sub-standard FoodTroops are served sub-standard food, alleges BSF jawan

On 9 Jan, BSF's 29th battalion jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav alleged the troops are served sub-standard food in a series of Facebook videos.

He said jawans even go "empty stomach" at times and slog for 11 hours and stand throughout the duty hours.

He added he doesn't blame the government but officers sell off the essentials procured for them by the government illegally.

11 Jan 2017Officers selling rations for profit near BSF J&K's camp: Reports

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