June 17. Rautahat, Police have arrested three sugarcane farmers including former Chairperson of the Sugarcane Producers Association, Rautahat Gayanath Yadav on the charge of submitting fake documents for payments at Sriram Sugar Mills.
Others arrested on the same charge on Tuesday evening are Ganga Shaha and Achhelal Shah of Garuda municipality-6, according to District Police Office, Rautahat. They were arrested on the basis of a complaint filed by the sugar mill officials.
The accused had submitted fake papers requesting release of payment for around 50 tonnes of sugarcane in the name of sugarcane farmers from various localities. Further investigation into the incident is underway after remanding them to judicial custody, according to the Area Police Office in Garuda.