You are here : Home » Today's Newspaper

Today's Newspaper

Bihar babu’s bribes prove jewel in wife’s crown

Friday, 12 July 2013 | IANS | Patna
0

A Bihar official, an accused in a disproportionate assets case, would gift his wife gold ornaments whenever he received a fat bribe. And as investigators searched, they came upon a staggering 230 gold ear-rings, 53 finger rings and 36 bangles.

The Economic Offences Unit (EOU) team of Bihar Police was flummoxed when it recovered 230 pieces of gold earrings during raids at the residence of Deputy Director of Secondary Education Radha Krishna Singh Yadav.

Yadav's love to gift his wife gold ornaments surprised the raiding team. It seems he gifted his wife gold ornaments whenever he got a hefty bribe, an official remarked.

“We also recovered 53 finger rings, 36 bangles, 30 chains and six necklaces...,” an EOU official said. Two days ago, a team conducted a search operation at Yadav’s residence in Patna and other places.

“EOU found total gold ornaments weighing around 1.5 kg worth Rs38 lakh,” an official said. Additional Director General of Police Ravinder Kumar said the team raided Yadav in a case related to disproportionate assets.

The EOU team discovered properties worth crores of rupees. “He was merely an education officer, but he had silver waistbands, heavy bangles and scores of anklets weighing 8.5 kg,” an official said.

According to officials, Yadav’s ill-gotten wealth stands at Rs2.39 crore, including house, plots and banks accounts.

 
 
 
Sunday Edition

Saffron rising in green State

22 May 2016 | Rajib Chowdhury

The BJP's historic win in Assam, signalling a major political shift in the region, is a crucial step in concretising Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision for the party's North East outreach May 19 ushered in a new dawn in Assam — a dawn that held the promise of change and hope for a better future, or as some would say, achche din. Expanding its political clout beyond the traditional bastion and...

Read More

STATE EDITIONS

‘Sharecroppers in dire straits in State’

24 May 2016 | SEFALI SUMAN | BHUBANESWAR

A State-level convention entitled ‘Protection of Sharecroppers’ was organised here on Monday to discuss various issues and demands of sharecroppers under the banner of the Bhumi Adhikar Andolan. Social activist Prafulla Samantara said the agricultural sector and farmers are being neglected due to the corporate and MNC-friendly policy by both the Central and the State Governments...

Read More

SOUNDBITE

It's a job of historians to ask questions and explain, but every leader makes very difficult decisions, particularly during war time.

US President | Barack Obama

BJP's win in a Malda constituency in Bengal shows there can be consolidation against anti-national elements.

BJP spokesperson | Siddharth Nath Singh

Chabahar port deal enables us quick movement of goods, first to Iran and then onwards to Afghanistan and Russia by rail.

Union Minister | Nitin Gadkari
Page generated in 0.5928 seconds.