Berhampur: After a two-day search at various locations, Berhampur DFO was today arrested on charges of accumulating wealth disproportionate to his known sources of income.
The accused Asish Kumar Behera was arrested by the officers of Vigilance Cell Division. He was sent to judicial remand till August 3.
During the search at seven locations, the anti-corruption wing sleuths unearthed movable and immovable assets to the tune of over Rs 2.19 crore from his possession.
The assets include one flat at Bhubaneswar, four plots in Bhubaneswar, Berhampur and Bhanjanagar, a hatchback, bank and post office deposits, insurance policies, gold and silver jewellery and Rs 6.81 lakh cash.