Bihar: Raid at Sanjay Rai’s house in Kishanganj; cash in crores recovered

27 August, 2022 | Pranay Lad

BIhar, Sanjay Rai, Kishanganj Headlines

The Surveillance department has once again taken a significant measure in Bihar. Sanjay Rai, the executive engineer of RIO One, has had raids carried out at his home in Kishanganj. Undercover raids...

The Surveillance department has once again taken a significant measure in Bihar. Sanjay Rai, the executive engineer of RIO One, has had raids carried out at his home in Kishanganj.

Undercover raids on the residence resulted in the recovery of crores of rupees.

Sanjay Kumar Rai, the executive engineer for the Rural Works Department, was the target of a Surviellance department team raid in Kishanganj that uncovered critical papers and nearly five crore rupees in cash.


The team from the monitoring department has conducted raids at the Rural Works Department headquarters in Ruidhasa, the Executive Engineer’s home in Line Mohalla, as well as numerous other locations.

By submitting a case in the disproportionate assets case, the surveillance department conducts raids. Over three crore rupees have reportedly been found in the raids, according to the information that has been provided thus far. Additionally, the raids never stop.

If more than 2.5 crores were discovered at the Executive Engineer’s premises, the raids continued to Cassier Khurram Sultan’s home, where 10 lakh rupees were discovered.

The note counting machine has been called due to the large volume. According to surveillance DSP, raids are being carried out at three locations in Kishanganj and two locations in Patna as well kept.

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