CUTTACK: Vigilance sleuths recovered properties worth over Rs 1 crore from a town planning officer of Cuttack Development Authority (CDA), on Friday. "We came across properties to the tune of Rs 1.41 crore," said S B Mishra, SP (Vigilance) Cuttack. The vigilance team conducted simultaneous raids on Sahoo's paternal house at Gop in Puri district and two other houses located at Sector 9 ,CDA, and Gandarpur in Cuttack.
Gold ornaments weighing 1,200 grams and 2.4 kg silver ornaments were recovered from his bank lockers while Rs 3.19 lakh cash was found in his house. He also owns two plots in Bhubaneswar and a three-storey building at Gandarpur. He has also booked a flat worth Rs 20 lakh in Bhubaneswar's Pandara area.