The Enforcement Directorate conducted the raid at the premises of the Rural Works Department’s executive engineer, Sanjay Kumar Rai, over a money laundering case. According to the reports, around Rs 3 crore in cash has been recovered so far from Rai’s Kishanganj premises.
Sujit Sagar, DSP Vigilance, Patna, said that apart from the cash, the vigilance department team raided several places associated with Sanjay Kumar Rai and recovered important documents and gold jewellery.
The vigilance department is conducting raids at 3-4 locations in Patna and Kishanganj. The team also raided the offices of the Rural Works Department at Ruidhasa, the residence of the Executive Engineer at Line Mohalla, and many other places.
The raid is underway.