Crime

Dharmagarh RD Engineer in Vigilance net

Bhubaneswar: Acting on the allegations of amassing assets disproportionate to his known source of income by Dharmargarh Rural Development Engineer Bipin Jena, Vigilance sleuths on Friday morning started conducting raids on his office room and houses at different places to detect assets in his and his family members' names.

According to reports, teams of Vigilance officers conducted simultaneous searches in Jena's office room at Dharmagarh and house in Cuttack and other places on the strength of a search warrant issued by a court in his name.

The raids would continue till afternoon when information regarding detected assets would be known, said official sources.

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