Berhampur, August 30 (LocalWire): Vigilance sleuths today arrested the head
master in-charge of Bauribandhu Palo High School Ganju, near here on charges of
amassing disproportionate assets to his known sources of income.
The anti-corruption agency detected properties of over Rs 1.55 crore as disproportionate of Sadanand Padhy’s known source of income, which was over 200% of his actual income, said vigilance SP (Berhampur) Mayadhar Swain.
The vigilance sleuths had found his total assets to be worth around Rs 1.99-crore during raids on Thursday.
‘After calculation of his actual income and total properties found during search, we found his assets in excess to his earnings. He was arrested under DA case,’ he said.
The headmaster and his wife Jyotsna Rani Patra, both worked in the same school in the management quota. They were, however, appointed as block grant teachers since 2007.
Presently, each of them gets Rs 49,000 as salary per month.