Mrunal Manmay Dash

The sleuths of the Odisha Vigilance Department on Thursday raided the Regional Transport Officer (RTO) of Boudh district, Basanta Kumar Mohapatra over allegations of amassing assets disproportionate to his known sources of income.

As per reports, simultaneous raids were conducted at 10 places linked to Mohapatra at 4 am on Thursday morning which are currently underway.

The raids by Odisha Vigilance are led by two Additional SPs, six DSPs, six Inspectors and other staff on the strength of search warrants issued by the Special Judge, Vigilance, Bhubaneswar.

As per a Vigilance statement, the raids are currently underway at the following places.

1) Room No. 307 of 3rd floor at Utkal Signature, Pahala, Bhubaneswar.

2) Commercial shopping complex no. 4 & 5 at Utkal Kanika Galleria, Gautam Nagar, Bhubaneswar.

3) Flat no. 2504, Block-4, Iconic tower, Z-1 estate, Kalarahanga, Bhubaneswar.

4) 3BHK flat No. B/83, 8th floor, Utkal Royal Residency, Kalpana Square, Bhubaneswar.

5) Flat no A-4/1, West End Apartment, Sailashree Vihar, Bhubaneswar.

6) Flat no. 206, 2nd floor, Block Saraswati, Haripriya Enclave, Rangamatia, Mancheswar, Bhubaneswar.

7) office chamber of Mohapatra at RTO office, Boudh.

8) Rented residential house of Mohapatra located at Jagannath Vihar, Rajanpalli, Boudh.

9) Paternal house of Mohapatra located at Bhanjanagar.

10) House of his relative at Kamapali, Berhampur.