Crorepati Junior Engineer In Vigilance Net

Bhubaneswar: The Vigilance Department today conducted simultaneous searches at the residence and office of Girish Kumar Patra, Junior Engineer, Deogaon block, Bolangir on the allegation of assets disproportionate to known sources of income.

During the simultaneous search, officers of Sambalpur division of the anti-graft agency unearthed movable and immovable assets worth Rs 1,19,18,820 from the possession of Patra and his family members, said a press release issued by the Office of the Director, Vigilance this evening.

The assets unearthed include two numbers of single-storied buildings at Bolangir valued at Rs 42,39,798, five number of plots at Bolangir, Patnagarh, and Berhampur valued at Rs 4,71,578, two numbers of two-wheelers valued at Rs 1,00,000, deposits in different banks, post offices, and insurance policies valued at Rs 62,16,130, gold ornaments valued at Rs 1,03,175, Rs 86,235 in cash and household articles valued at Rs 7,01,904, the press release added.

The press release said that further inquiry in the matter was in progress.