Baripada, Nov 26: The Odisha vigilance sleuths unearthed lakhs of rupees and gold ornaments from the possession of Santosh Das, Assistant engineer of Integrated Tribal Development Agency (ITDA) at Baripada in Mayurbhanj district, following a raid on the allegation of accumulation of disproportionate assets.
According to the sources, the vigilance found Rs 41.77 lakh in cash, 659gm gold ornaments, and seized 1 car and 3 bikes following the raid.
It was also revealed that Das has two four-story buildings and five more plots in his possession.
Worth mentioning, Odisha Vigilance conducted a raid on the properties of Dash on Thursday morning. Simultaneous searches were being carried out at 11 locations in Bhubaneswar, Balasore and Mayurbhanj.