Video: Mountain of cash seized from drug inspector’s house at Patna as Vigilance team probes corruption case


Screengrab from the video.

Officials of the Bihar vigilance department seized a huge amount of cash from Bihar Drug Inspector's house in Patna which took them several hours to count. A video of the raid in a disproportionate assets case against the corrupt officer shows bundles of currency notes   piled up on an entire bed and table.

A mountain of cash, in denominations ranging from Rs 100 to Rs 2,000, is reported to have tumbled out of a cupboard in the house.

Documents of many properties, a large amount of gold and silver and four luxury cars were also seized in the raid carried out at Patna and four other places linked to drug inspector Jitendra Kumar, informed Surendra Kumar Maur, DSP Monitoring Department.

The video shows officials counting the vast number bundles of currency notes of all denominations and had not completed their job till late into night on Saturday.