Udupi, July 19: Udupi Lokayukta police raided the Sub Registrar’s Office and seized unaccounted amount of Rs. 20,615 from the officer and staff at Kundapur in Udupi district on Wednesday.
Superintendent of Police of Lokayukta, Mangalore Division, D.S. Jagamainavar said that the Lokayukta police had done a surprise checking at the Sub Registrar’s Office in Kundapur at around 5.30 p.m.
The police had seized unaccounted amount of Rs. 20,615 from the Sub Registrar A.C. Kavita, Second Division Assistant S.D. Anand, and peon Vanajakshi. The raid was planned as the department had revived information regarding illegal transactions taking place in the Sub Registrar office, SP added.
A case had been registered, he said.