Sikar (RJ), Oct 12 (PTI) A man was arrested after raw material used in making synthetic milk was recovered from his possession in Sikar district, the police said today.

Acting on a tip-off that adulterated milk was being supplied in the district and nearby areas, Leeladhar Sharma of Rajasthan s Hanumangarh district was arrested yesterday with raw material being used in making synthetic milk, SHO Kotwali, Mahaveer Singh Rathore said.

Samples were sent to a forensic laboratory for examination, a report of which will come after two weeks.

The adulterated milk was being supplied to dairy booths and milk collection centres.

Chief Medical and Health Officer (CMHO) raided the centres on the basis of information provided by the accused and samples were taken, the police said.

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