The Odisha Vigilance Department on Thursday raided several places linked to the Chief Civil Supplies Officer of Bhubaneswar, Prashanta Kumar Gantayat over allegations of amassing assets disproportionate to his known source of income.
As per reports, simultaneous house searches were conducted by the Odisha Vigilance led by eight DSPs, five Inspectors, and other staff in Bhubaneswar at eight places linked to Gantayat in Bhubaneswar and Ganjam.
Places Where Raids Were Made are:
One single-storeyed building at Pandara in Bhubaneswar.
One triple-storeyed building at Pandara in Bhubaneswar.
An apartment located at village Bhabanipur in Berhampur-II of Neelachal Heights.
One double-storeyed building (VIM-192) is located at Chandrasekharpur, Bhubaneswar.
An apartment at Neelachal City, Canal Road, Badagada, Laxmi Sagar, Bhubaneswar.
Office chamber of Gantayat at the Food Supplies & Consumer Welfare Department of Odisha.
His parental house at Co-operative Colony, 1st Lane, Berhampur, under Baidyanathpur police station in Ganjam.
His residential government quarters at municipality colony Unit-III, Bhubaneswar
The search is currently in progress. The vigilance will share the findings at a later stage.