Bhubaneswar, Oct 21: Vigilance sleuths today arrested Bhubaneswar Public Health Division-II Assistant Executive Engineer Rabindranath Pradhan for amassing properties disproportionate to his known source of income.
The agency has traced properties worth Rs 6.53 crore of Pradhan. “ The income, expenditure and assets of Pradhan was calculated and he was found in possession of assets disproportionate to the known sources of income to the tune of Rs 5.21 crore which constitutes about 241% of his known sources of income,” said an official.
Vigilance sleuths on Tuesday have conducted raids at six locations including the office of Pradhanon allegation of acquisition of assets disproportionate to the known sources of income.
Pradhan was found in possession of assets worth Rs 6.53 crore crore including 48 numbers of one bed room flat at Balipatna worth Rs 4.04 crore, two double storied buildings at Bhubaneswar worth Rs 93.38 lakhs, 8 plots in Bhubaneswar and Ganjam worth Rs 43.32 lakh, two cars worth Rs 21.87 lakh and bank deposits worth Rs 72.82 lakh.