India News | MP: EOW seeks properties of cooperative society employee in disproportionate assets case

Jabalpur, May 7 (PTI) The Economic Crimes Wing (EOW) raided the properties of a co-operative society employee on Saturday and discovered disproportionate assets including heavy machinery, gold , among others, in Chhatarpur district, Madhya Pradesh, an official said.

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Based on a complaint, a joint EOW team from Jabalpur and Sagar carried out searches in the properties of Pran Singh, the deputy director of Seva Sahkari Samiti, the Superintendent of Police (SP) EOW has said. Will become Singh Rajput.

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The searches were carried out in Deri village, Barigarh, Chhatarpur and Jogagaon Gaurhar, he said.

The teams found over Rs 1.6 lakh cash, 333g gold and 544g silver, one house each in Chattarpur and Barigarh, two backhoes (JCB machines), three four-wheeled vehicles, one SUV, three motorcycles, a scooter and a poclain machine. , we clarified.

Apart from this, a licensed 315 caliber rifle and an unlicensed pistol, 33 land records and agreements of 67 acres of farmland, two crushers and a stone mine authorization document, 10 bank accounts and two postal policy were also recovered during the search, the official said.

A case has been filed against Singh for possession of a pistol without a license under the Weapons Act at Jujhar Nagar police station in Chhatarpur, he said, adding that further investigation is ongoing. .

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Virginia S. Braud