"Now what has emerged is that these dealers had attached around 200 Aadhaar numbers to the ePOS machine and distributed the ration to unauthorised accounts," he said.
An FIR was registered yesterday at the Noida Sector 20 police station.
The maximum 20 dealers area in Noida, seven from Greater Noida and four in Dadri area of the district, he said.
He said the police were now probing the matter.
The fraudulent distribution of ration comes amid similar reports of large scale pilferage in public distribution system from various parts of Uttar Pradesh, including Ghaziabad, Meerut, Muzaffarnagar and Allahabad.
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