Berhampur: The Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) of Ghumsur South Division in Ganjam was arrested by vigilance sleuths today for allegedly amassing wealth beyond his known sources of income.
The vigilance team raided the house and office of the top forest officer Bijay Ketan. The search is still on at his houses in separate places at Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Puri and Bhanja Nagar. The raids were carried out simultaneously, Vigilance SP Mayadhar Swain informed.
Five teams were formed to conduct the search, he added. Some important documents and bank accounts have been seized, he added.