Vigilance books Xen for amassing disproportionate wealth

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SRINAGAR: The Jammu branch of Vigilance Organization (VO) on Saturday produced challan against an Executive Engineer for possessing assets disproportionate to his known source of income.
The Organization registered a case under section 5(1) (e) r/w Sec 5(2) P C Act Samvat 2006 at police station VO Jammu against the accused officer.
“During the course of investigation, searches were conducted at the residential house of the accused Executive Engineer by a team of vigilance officers and it was found that the accused, by abuse of his official position and by corrupt means, had amassed huge immoveable and moveable properties,” said a statement issued by the Vigilance Organization.
It said various incriminating documents pertaining to land property, bank records, passbooks/cheques of different banks, gold and cash were recovered and seized.
After scrutinising the records and fulfilling all the legal formalities, charge-sheet has been produced by the VO, Jammu, against the accused before the court of Special Judge Anti-Corruption, Jammu for legal determination, the statement added.