Cuttack,15/11/2017 (Odisha Samachar/Dipti Ranjan Kanungo)- Balasore Vigilance PS Case No. 62 dt. 14.11.2017 U/s 13(2) r/w 13(1)(c)(d) P.C. Act/7 P.C. Act 1988/109 IPC has been registered against Sri Sunaram Singh, Ex-Supdt. of Spl. Sub-Jail, Bhadrak and his relative on the allegation of committing criminal misconduct by demanding and accepting illegal gratification towards percentage from the suppliers Sri Bishnu Mohan Behera and Sri Ramesh Chandra Behera through Bank Cheques for passing their bills for supplying commodities and other articles to the special Sub-Jail, Bhadrak during the year 2015-2016 and 2016-2017. One of his relatives facilitated encashment of the Bank cheques collected by Sri Singh from the suppliers by depositing the same in her account and subsequently transferring the said amount to his (Sri Singh) account. The rented residential houses of Sri Singh and his relatives at Village Tikira, PS. Agarpada, Dist. Bhadrak, parental house at village Kaliami, PS. Bangiriposi, Govt. residential Qtr. of Sri Singh and his office chamber at Choudwar are being searched on the strength of search warrants. At present, Sri Singh is posted as Jailor, O/o the DIG of Prisons, Cuttack Range. He was arrested on 15.11.2017 and forwarded in custody to the Court of Special Judge, Vigilance, Balasore.