Vikash Sharma

Following simultaneous searches, the Vigilance officials on Thursday arrested Sanjay Kumar Mohanty, a Junior Engineer (JE) of the Water Resources Department, CADA division in Malkangiri district. Mohanty has been arrested on charges of amassing assets disproportionate to his known sources of income.

Vigilance officials informed that disproportionate assets to the tune of 236 percent of his known sources of income have been detected. Mohanty was arrested late on Wednesday night and has been remanded to jail custody till February 13, 2024.

“After thorough search, inventory and further enquiry, the income, expenditure and assets of Sanjay Kumar Mohanty were calculated and he was found in possession of disproportionate assets which were 236% in excess of his known sources of income,” the Vigilance said in a release.

What Vigilance Found During Raids

One triple storeyed building located at Deulipanchughantam Balasore with area of 10,000 Sqft

One 2-BHK Flat in Green Homes Apartment at Raghunathpur, Bhubaneswar.

14 plots in prime area of Jaleswar Town.

Cash Rs.1,43,220

Bank and Insurance deposits worth approx Rs.8 Lakh

Gold and household articles worth over Rs.14.18 Lakh