Cash, investment documents and luxury cars worth around Rs.100 crore were seized during searches by Bihar Police at the premises of four officials, including suspended DIG Alok Kumar, it was claimed here on Thursday.
The search was conducted by sleuths of Economic Offence Unit (EOU) of the Bihar Police in 17 premises belonging to executive engineer of Rural Engineering Organisation Mithilesh Kumar, executive engineer of Public Health & Engineering Department Nageshwar Sharma and Sub-Inspector (Enforcement) Mohammad Yunus, besides that of the DIG, according to Additional Director General of Police, Headquarters, Ravinder Kumar.
The search continued till early hours of Thursday.
Director General of Police Abhyanand told PTI that raids were conducted after registration of three FIRs with the EOU police station against them under the Prevention of Corruption Act. No arrest has been made but investigations were on in all the cases, he said, adding the departments concerned would be given details of the raids and recoveries by police for initiating action against them. - PTI