Patna : A Bihar official purchased 55 plots of land in his and his wife's name during 25 years of service, officials said Wednesday.
The Economic Offences Unit (EOU) team that raided the house of a junior engineer was stunned that he had purchased 55 plots of land. Fixed deposits, jewellery, SUVs and household goods worth Rs. 41 lakh were also seized in the raid.
The EOU team raided the house of Firaj-ul-Haque, junior engineer in the rural works department at the district headquarters of East Champaran, Tuesday.