Bhawanipatna: Tightening the noose around the necks of corrupt officials in Kalahandi district, Vigilance Department today raided houses of Housing Board Deputy Manager Manguli Charan Behera on charges of amassing properties disproportionate to his known source of income.
Separate teams of Cuttack flying squad and Kalahandi unit of the anti-corruption wing took part in the raid which started in the morning at three places. During the raid, which was simultaneous in nature, the officials conducted searches at Behera’s Sambhunagar Pada residence in Bhawaipatna, house at Bhubaneswar and parental home in Nischintakoili area of Cuttack.
The officials have seized a laptop and several important documents from the possession of the accused for examination.
The raid was underway till the filing of this report.