India  /  Published 04.08.22

A year on, vigilance panel has a head

Vigilance commissioner Suresh N. Patel was on Wednesday appointed the central vigilance commissioner (CVC), a year after the post fell vacant. Patel, who has been working as the acting CVC since June...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.07.22

Raid on Bihar engineer ‘yields crores’

The special vigilance unit (SVU) of the Bihar vigilance department raided the residences and office of a government engineer on Tuesday and reportedly unearth unaccounted wealth of several crores of r...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 20.07.22

Doctor held for taking bribe

The Odisha vigilance on Tuesday arrested a government doctor for demanding and accepting bribe of Rs 11,000  from a LIC agent to countersign the death insurance claim form of a deceased policy ho...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 14.07.22

Engineer held over assets

The officials of the Odisha Vigilance Department on Wednesday arrested an engineer for possession of disproportionate assets to the tune of 333 per cent of his known sources of income. The accused, D...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 06.07.22

CVC merges procurement rules

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has withdrawn all its past guidelines on public procurement procedures after the Centre issued fresh manuals on it, officials said on Wednesday. The move is aim...
By Ashwini Shrivastava in New Delhi


India  /  Published 21.05.22

Tree-felling FIR on IAS officer in Bihar

The Bihar government has registered an FIR against 2006-batch Tripura-cadre IAS officer Abhishek Singh, accusing him of illegally cutting trees, including teak, at his official residence for personal ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 27.04.22

Salary Rs 8,500, man owns 59 plots

The Odisha vigilance has started a probe into the wealth amassed by a gram rojgar sevak who has bought 59 plots even though he is entitled to a monthly salary of Rs 8,500. Out of 59 plots bought by h...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 15.03.22

Raid on engineer throws up Harley

Odisha vigilance on Monday raided the house of an assistant executive engineer of roads and building division and seized properties worth crores of rupees. Assessment of the seized properties is stil...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 10.03.22

Engineer’s house raided

A special squad of Odisha vigilance on Wednesday forcibly broke open the entrance door of an executive engineer’s house and conducted a raid. The squad seized Rs 19, 51,500 in cash from his hous...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 18.02.22

Rs 1 crore seized from doctor's house

Odisha Vigilance on Thursday arrested a doctor on bribery charges and seized Rs 1.12 crore in cash from his house in Bhubaneswar. “This is the highest ever cash recovery in the history of Odish...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar


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