Lokayukta raids on constable residence for crores assets


The Lokayukta police on Monday raided the residence of a constable named Ramchandra Jaiswal with the state transport department. crores of rupees worth of wealth collected by Lokayukta police after raiding, police said.

“Baghel has worked for more than 32 years and has earned a salary of more than Rs 50 lakh, but his assets far exceed his known sources of income,” he said. “During the raid at his three-storied house in Indore’s Annapura Nagar, spy found more than Rs 60,000 in cash, jewellery, three high-end cars, including an SUV vehicle.

“The team digs out documents of two bank locker sin Indore and Rewa in which he is believed to have kept jewellery. The interiors of the house is luxuriously done up and is worth more than Rs 1 crore,” said Daulat Singh, deputy superintendent of police, who led raid in Indore.

complaint of corruption against Ramchandra Jaiswal, a constable with the regional transport office Baghel posted at Jabalpur, concurrent raids were conducted in Indore, Satna, Rewa and Jabalpur, said Daulat Singh, deputy superintendent of police

Baghel had worked at all the major check-posts in the state, including Sendhwa, where people had complained against him for  pay huge bribes.

Lokayukta police sources said apart from the house in Indore, Baghel owns two big farm houses, including one at Talawalichanda on the Mhow road near Indore and another in Rewa.