IAS Officer intercepted by Vigilance.
Cuttack ,15th February 2017 On receipt of reliable information regarding collection of huge amount of illegal money from different persons by Dr. Partha Sarathi Mishra, IAS, Managing Director, Orissa Small Industries Corporation Ltd., Cuttack and proceeding towards his residential quarter in Govt. vehicle bearing Regd. No.OR-05-AU-4399, the Officers of Cell Vigilance Division, Cuttack intercepted him today i.e on 15.02.2017 at about 06.40 P.M in front of his office to ascertain the genuineness of the information. During interception, a sum of Rs.2,14,750/- in a closed cover was found from the possession of Dr. Mishra. On preliminary interrogation, he failed to explain the source of this money. In this connection, (1) his residential Govt. quarter situated at Unit-II, Bhubaneswar, (2) his residential house situated at Bajrakabati Road, Cuttack and (3) his office chamber situated at Khapuria Chowk, Cuttack are being searched simultaneously. The search is going on. On completion of the search further developments in the matter would be communicated.