Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Puri, Sep 23:
Acting on allegations of amassing assets disproportionate to known sources of income, Odisha Vigilance officials today conducted raids at five places belonging to Puri jail superintendent Karna Pradhan.
Simultaneous raids were conducted at Pradhan’s government quarters here, office, a house at Matiapada here and another at Nayapalli in Bhubaneswar, and parental house at Junei in Konark, said Prashant Dwivedi, DSP, Vigilance.
Vigilance officials seized Rs one lakh, bank papers and many important documents from his quarters, sources said.
Raids and valuation of Pradhan’s properties were going on at the time of filing this report.