Talcher: Odisha Vigilance sleuths today conducted raid at a gas agency office in Talcher town of Angul district. The Gas agency is owned by Soumendra Kumar Pradhan elder brother of Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister of State Dharmendra Kumar Pradhan.
According to reports, two teams of Cuttack Vigilance Cell and Angul Vigilance Cell conducted the raids at M/s Pradhan’s Gas Service.
Raids were also carried out at various petrol pumps and gas agencies in Puri, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar and Khordha.
Vigilance officials requesting anonymity said that there are several serious irregularities which have been found and that necessary shall follow.