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DA case: Koraput teacher in Vigilance net

Koraput: Vigilance and Commercial Tax officials today raided the houses of a teacher, Kishore Chandra Panigrahi, at Jeypore in Koraput district on the allegation of acquisition and possession of properties disproportionate to his known source of income. Under the direction of Jeypore Vigilance SP Shashi Bhushan Mishra, the officials conducted the raid at five places […]

Uliburu mining scam: Charges framed against 8 accused including Deepak Gupta

Keonjhar: The Special Vigilance Court today framed charges against eight accused including Deepak Gupta, mines owner BK Mohanty and former Deputy Director of Mines (DDM) of Joda Circle Manas Ranjan Mohanty in the Uliburu mining scam case. The charges were framed under Sections 13/2, 420, 409, 468, 379 and 120 (B) of IPC against the […]

Vigilance files chargesheet against UP BSP chief

Lucknow: The Bahujan Samaj Party’s problems were further compounded the Uttar Pradesh Vigilance Department filing a chargesheet against its state unit chief Ram Achal Rajbhar, in a Rs 4 crore disproportionate assets (DA) case, an official said on Monday. The final chargesheet report is with the Yogi Adityanath government, the official added. Once the state […]

DA Case: Kendrapara Anganwadi worker in Vig net

Kendrapara: Vigilance officials today conducted simultaneous searches on the houses of Kendrapara district’s Balabhadrapur Anganwadi worker Sailendri Pradhan on the allegation of acquisition and possession of property disproportionate to her known source of income. Five teams of the anti-corruption wing conducted the raids at five places, including Bhubaneswar, Kendrapara and his house at Balabhadrapur. Further […]

DA case: Vig raid on CESU manager

Bhubaneswar: The State vigilance sleuths today conducted simultaneous raids at five places associated with CESU Jobra manager Swadhin Gouda on charges of amassing assets disproportionate to his known sources of income. Till the filing of this report, the search operations were on at Gouda’s residential house in Bairagi Nagar of Laxmisagar, office in Cuttack, another […]

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Loan scam: 3 staff of Koraput Co-op Bank quizzed by Vig

Jeypore: Intensifying its probe into the alleged loan scam at Koraput Central Co-operative Bank following a report on OTV a few days back, officials of the Jeypore Vigilance on Sunday questioned three staff of the bank’s Malkangiri branch regarding their role in the financial irregularities. The three bank employees have been terminated on basis of the […]

Baliapal IIC
IIC caught taking bribe in Balasore

Balasore: Vigilance sleuths today arrested Inspector-in-charge (IIC) Surendra Beuria of Baliapal police station in Balasore district for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 10,000. According to sources the IIC  had demanded Rs 20,000 as bribe from a relative of one Ganesh Chandra Mohapatra, who is accused in a land dispute, for not arresting Ganesh. […]

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Boudh Panchayat official under Vigilance scanner

Boudh: Vigilance officials today raided the houses of Boudh district’s Manupali Panchayat Executive Officer Narendra Prasad Kheti on the charges of acquisition and possession of assets disproportionate to his known source of income. The Vigilance sleuths conducted the search operation simultaneously at two places, including his house at Santinagarpada in Subarnapur district and his ancestral […]

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Senior Steno, RI in Vigilance net

Balasore/Bhadrak: Vigilance sleuths today conducted raids on the office and houses of Umarani Maity, Senior Steno of R&B Circle under Public Works department at Gopalgaon, on charges of accumulating assets disproportionate to his known source of income. The anti-graft team carried out simultaneous searches at her office, ancestral house at Gopalgaon and in-laws’ house at […]

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Vigilance raid on Panchayat executive officer

Nuapada: Vigilance sleuths today raided establishments of Dhanoram Sahu, panchayat executive officer of Uruamunda gram panchayat in Nuapada district, on charges of amassing disproportionate assets. A team of Nuapara, Bhawanipatna and Rayagada anti-corruption units raided Sahu’s residence at Nuapada and Mahora village. As per reports, the team is at present checking details of bank accounts in […]

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Begunia R&B Asst Engineer in Vigilance net

Bhubaneswar: Vigilance officials today raided the office and houses of Begunia R&B assistant engineer Prafulla Sahu after being accused of possessing assets disproportionate to his known sources of income. The Vigilance sleuths carried out the search operation simultaneously at four places, including his residence, in-laws house in Khurdha Town, paternal house near Nachuni and his […]

Vigilance registers criminal cases against 4 Markfed officers

Bhubaneswar: The vigilance wing of Odisha Police today registered criminal cases against four officers of the Markfed (Odisha State Co-operative Marketing Federation Ltd) on charge of misappropriation of fertilizers. The cases have been registered against Manoj Kumar Pandey, godown in-charge, Rajkishore Panda, area manager, Dukhishyam Mandhata, manager input and Ashok Kumar Mahasuar, development officer of […]

Puri Jailor under Vigilance scanner

Puri: Vigilance officials today raided office and houses of jailor Surendra Prusty of Puri District Jail on the charges of amassing assets disproportionate to his known sources of income. Five teams led by Vigilance DSP Prashant Dwivedi conducted simultaneous raids at five places, including his office and government quarter in Puri, house in Bhubaneswar BJB […]

Revenue Inspector held for taking bribe

Bhubaneswar: Vigilance sleuths on Wednesday arrested Angul district revenue inspector (RI) Padan Nayak on the charge of demanding and accepting bribe from a person for a land verification report at Paripara village under Nisha police limits in the district. The RI had demanded Rs 3,000 bribe from one Sonu Barik for sending a land verification report […]

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Delang JE in Vigilance Net

Khurdha: Vigilance sleuths on Tuesday raided office and residence of Delang Block junior engineer (JE) Minaketan Rath here on charges of amassing properties disproportionate to his known source of income. Officials of the anti-corruption body conducted simultaneous raids on Rath’s residence and his relatives’ houses at Golabai under Jankia police limits in the district. More […]

VLW caught taking bribe in Bhadrak

Bhadrak: Vigilance sleuths today arrested Village Level Worker (VLW) Narahari Aich of Shyamsundarpur Panchayat under Tihidi block in Bhadrak district for demanding and accepting bribe. According to sources the VLW had demanded Rs 5,000 as bribe from a beneficiary for clearing a bill under the Indira Awaas Yojana (IAY). Investigation is on into the matter, […]

Mahalei Livestock Inspector in Vigilance net, raids on

Bolangir: Vigilance sleuths today conducted simultaneous raids on the houses of Mahalei Livestock Inspector Pradeep Mishra on charges of amassing property disproportionate to his known sources of income. The raids were conducted at five places basing on a search warrant issued by Bolangir Special Vigilance Judge. The teams of State Vigilance searched houses located in […]

Vigilance arrests RI in Keonjhar
Revenue Inspector, peon held for taking Rs 2,000 bribe

Keonjhar: Vigilance sleuths today arrested the revenue inspector of Raisuan panchayat in Keonjhar district and his office peon for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 2,000 for demarcation of a land. A seven-member team of the anti-corruption wing, led by Keonjhar Vigilance DSP Harekrushna Majhi, caught the accused persons redhanded while taking bribe from one […]

Vigilance raid on MARKFED
Vigilance raid on MARKFED godowns in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Vigilance today conducted raids on offices of Odisha State Co-operative Marketing Federation Limited (MARKFED) situated at Kalpana Square in Bhubaneswar and at Jaleswar in Balasore district over alleged irregularities. Raids were also conducted at Regulated Market Committee (RMC) godowns at Attabira and Sambalpur. During the raids at Bhubaneswar MARKFED office, the registers of […]

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Vigilance detains Bargarh DFO, seize Rs 1.0075 lakh

Keonjhar: Bargarh Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) Solaram Marandi was detained by Vigilance officials today, while he was travelling in a bus near Judia Ghati in Keonjhar district with Rs 1.0075 lakh in his possession. The money has been seized. Marandi was travelling from Keonjhar to Bhagbandh village under Tiring police station in Mayurbhanj district when […]

Loisingha IIC detained by Vig; Rs 4.60 lakh seized

Bolangir: Inspector In charge (IIC) Antaryami Behera of Loisingha police station in Bolangir district was detained on Thursday by Vigilance officials after Rs 4.60 lakh was reportedly seized from his possession. Acting on a tip-off, the Vigilance officers intercepted him near Binika. The IIC was taking Rs 4.60 lakh cash with him to his house in […]

Swargadwar land grab row Congress demands CBI probe
Swargadwar land grab row: Congress demands CBI probe

Puri: Protest grows over Swargadwar land encroachment allegations. While BJP had staged an agitation on the issue yesterday, Puri District Students Congress and Srikshetra Sukarsha Bahini (SSB) took to streets today demanding a high level probe of the case. Both the groups staged a mass agitation at Atharnala here, due to which traffic to Puri […]

DFO in Vigilane net
Another crorepati DFO in Vigilance net

Bhubaneswar: Another DFO has landed in Vigilance net for amassing assets disproportionate to income. The DFO has been identified as Mahadeo Badaik. The Vigilance sleuths today conducted raids at four places across the State including Bhubaneswar in this connection. During raids the sleuths traced houses belonging to the DFO at Sundergarh and Rourkela along with […]

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Justice BP Das proposes revamp in security of Lord Jagannath Temple

Bhubaneswar: The suggestions of Justice BP Das, chief of the Commission for reformation of Puri’s Lord Jagannath Temple, proposed by him after his recent visit to Tirupati temple in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh, invited sharp criticism from the servitors of Shri Jagannath Temple in Puri. Reacting to the proposed reformation suggestions of Justice Das, […]

Vigilance raids RWSS khalasi house

Angul: Vigilance sleuths today raided house of Jitendriya Panda, a Khalasi of Rural Water Supply and Sanitation (RWSS) office at Pallahada, in the district on charges of amassing wealth disproportionate to the known source of income. Four teams of the anti-graft agency also carried out search at his ancestral house at Rajnagar in Kendrapara, his […]