28 March 2017
Bhubaneswar: The Orissa High Court on Tuesday granted conditional bail to IAS Partha Sarathi Mishra. The judge, in his order, instructed Mishra not to leave the country without permission of the lower court.
The court also ordered the top bureaucrat to cooperate with the investigating team and not to tamper any evidence.
Notably, Mishra was arrested by the Vigilance department under Prevention of Corruption Act on February 16.
The vigilance department had conducted simultaneous raids at the private residence and official quarters of the IAS officer after seizure of over Rs two lakh cash from his car.