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Vigilance Court awards jail terms to engineer, wife

Bhubaneswar: The Special Vigilance Court, Bhubaneswar on Thursday handed out a three-year jail term and a fine of Rs 10 lakh to former executive engineer, Rural Works Department (RWD) of Koraput Division, Jagannath Mohini and a one-year jail term and a fine of Rs one lakh to his wife Renubala Mohini for encouraging her husband […]

Sub Jailor, PEO in Vigilance net

Puri/ Keonjhar: Vigilance sleuths on Tuesday arrested Digapahandai Sub Jailor Bibhuti Bhusan Patnaik while he was taking a bribe of Rs 10, 000. According to sources, the anti corruption wing nabbed Patnaik while he was taking the bribe from a contractor promising him to provide the contract of food supply to the jail. Besides, it […]

Rourkela mining official in Vigilance net

Rourkela: Vigilance sleuths on Saturday conducted simultaneous raids at four places, including the house of an official of the Rourkela deputy director of mines (DDM) office Biswanath Sahu on charges of amassing properties to his known source of his income. According to sources, the state probe agency conducted a raid at his house in Chhend […]

Court allows Vigilance to take ‘crorepati’ mining officer on 2-day remand

The Vigilance court here on Saturday allowed the Vigilance sleuths to take the arrested crorepati Phulbani mining officer Prafulla Kumar Sethi on two-day remand for further interrogation from tomorrow

Phulbani mining officer arrested in DA case

Bhubaneswar: State vigilance officials on Thursday arrested Phulbani mining officer Prafulla Kumar Sethi in connection with a disproportionate assets (DQ) case.

Mines officer, society secy in vigilance net

Bhubaneswar: Vigilance sleuths today raided houses of Phulbani mines officer and Athgarh cooperative society secretary in separate cases. The vigilance team conducted raids at nine places, including the ancestral house of mines officer Prafulla Sethy. Cash worth lakhs has been seized from his house at GGP colony area in Bhubaneswar. Properties worth over Rs 5 […]

Court sends Athagarh DFO on 3-day Vigilance remand

A local court on Friday allowed the State Vigilance to take Athagarh DFO Sudhansu Bhusan Mishra, who was arrested on charges of amassing disproportionate assets.on a three-day remand

Puri: PWD Engineer in Vigilance net

An assistant engineer of the Public Works department (PWD) landed in Vigilance net today for amassing disproportionate assets. The accused has been identified as Sudhanshu Mohan Sahoo, an assistant engineer of the Puri Public Works department. A five-member team of Vigilance department raided the office and houses of Sahoo

Vigilance to take arrested Athagarh DFO on remand

Cuttack: The Vigilance sleuths will take the arrested Athagarh Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) Sudhanshu Mishar on five to seven days’ remand for further interrogation, said Vigilance director Rajendra Prasad Sharma. Informing this to newsmen, Sharma said, “A special investigation team has been formed for the interrogation of the arrested DFO.” “The investigating team will interrogate […]

Disproportionate assets case: Athgarh DFO arrested

Bhubaneswar: Vigilance sleuths on Thursday arrested Athgarh divisional forest officer (DFO) Sudhansu Mishra from whom properties worth Rs six crore, disproportionate to his known source of income was seized yesterday. Vigilance officials said Mishra has been remanded to judicial custody for 15 days. “Since it is a clear matter of disproportionate of assets, a case […]

Vigilance detects properties worth Rs 6cr from DFO

Bhubaneswar: Vigilance sleuths on Wednesday detected properties worth Rs six crore including gold ornaments weighing about 500 grams in the possession of a senior forest department officer. The properties, disproportionate to the known sources of income of Sudhansu Mishra, the divisional forest officer (DFO), Athagarh, Cuttack, were detected during simultaneous raids, Vigilance officials said. Besides […]

Athagarh DFO in Vigilance net; Rs 93 lakh cash seized

Cuttack: Vigilance sleuths on Wednesday conducted simultaneous raids at the residence of Athagarh Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) Sudhansu Mishra at Athagarh and 10 other places on charges of accumulation of properties disproportionate to his known sources of income. According sources, a number of teams of the state investigating agency are conducting simultaneous raids at Cuttack, […]

Belpahar municipality peon in Vigilance net

Jharsuguda: Vigilance sleuths on Tuesday conducted simultaneous raids at three places, including the residence of Belpahar municipality peon Ashok Sahu for his alleged involvement in irregularities in procurement of LED lights. According to sources, locals and political leaders had filed complaints in this regard with the Vigilance department and district collector. Acting on the complaint, […]

Rayagada: Forester in Vigilance net

Rayagada: Vigilance sleuths today raided the house of Komotalapata Forester under Raygada Forest range, K. Jayaraju in connection with a disproportionate asset case. Vigilance is conducting raids at three places including Jayaraju’s house nerar Mangala Temple. According to sources, the sleuths have seized Rs 9 lakh cash along with gold ornaments worth 70 grams form […]

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Bahalada block engineer arrested while taking bribe

An Assistant Engineer of Bahalada block was arrested for accepting a Rs 8,000 bribe to pass a MGNREGA work bill, Mayurbhanj Vigilance DSP SK Das Mohapatra revealed on Saturday

Increasing conviction rate to be priority: RP Sharma

Senior IPS officer Dr RP Sharma and new Director, State Vigilance on Wednesdays said ensuring greater conviction will be his priority

Doctor caught by vigilance on graft charges

The anti-corruption vigilance sleuths today caught a lady doctor red handed while accepting bribe of Rs 3,600 from the husband of a pregnant woman for conducting an operation

Vigilance submits probe report against top cop in HC

Cuttack: The state vigilance directorate today submitted a preliminary inquiry report to the Orissa High Court on the basis of which a corruption case was registered against the former Odisha DGP Prakash Mishra who is now serving as the Director General of CRPF. The inquiry report was submitted in a sealed cover and the matter […]

Vigilance raids RDO office in Dhenkanal

The State police’s Vigilance department today raided the office of Regional Development Organisation (RDO) here in connection with alleged financial irregularities. A five-member team led by the Vigilance DSP conducted the raid on the office

Uliburu mining scam: Ex-mines officer arrested

Vigilance sleuths on Friday arrested a former mining official from here for his alleged involvement in the multi-crore Uliburu mining scam