An official from Battambang province’s agriculture department was arrested and charged with breach of trust on Monday for allegedly pocketing some $200,000 from the sale of chemical fertilizer that was a donation from the Japanese government to Cambodia, police said Tuesday. Seng Ratanak, 38, deputy bureau chief of Battambang’s provincial department of agriculture, was arrested after police were informed that he had been pocketing money from the sale of the fertilizer donated by the Japanese International Cooper*ation Agency (JICA) earlier this year, provincial minor crimes police bureau chief Mean Lay said. Mr. Lay said that Mr. Ratanak had
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