Published On: Tue, May 21st, 2019

Indore: Lokayukta raid govt official; finds property worth Rs 1.4 crore

Indore: Lokayukta police on Tuesday raided the residence of an assistant commercial tax officer and found unaccounted wealth worth Rs 1.4 crore.

Indore Lokayukta police conducts raids at two residences and a farm house of Assistant Commercial Tax Officer, Komal Bali. Rs 49,000 cash, 2 kg gold and luxury vehicles found.

The accused, identified as, Komal Bali joined the commerce tax department in 2006 as a commercial tax inspector, said Praveen Singh Baghel, DSP, Lokayukta.

“So far, we have found unaccounted wealth worth Rs. 1 crore and 41 lakh, which is many times more than what she must have rightfully earned during her service tenure,” said Baghel.

The unaccounted wealth includes two houses, a farmhouse, gold worth Rs. 10 lakh, and automobiles, said Baghel.

“Apart from freezing all her bank accounts, police are also investigating other transactions and other related documents,” said Baghel.


A case has been registered in the incident and further probe is underway.


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