Guwahati: Criminal Investigation Department (CID) on Friday recovered cash worth Rs 46,77,00 lakh and gold ornaments weighing 79 tola (920.340 gms) from a locker opened in the name of accused Debraj Das‘s wife.
The locker was in the name of Tulika Barman, wife of Debraj Das, in Bank of Baroda, Barpeta branch.
Debraj Das was arrested by CID on Friday. He is being brought to CID on the strength of transit remand issued by the court.
It is known that CID will be investigating all the other banks in Barpeta as according to sources, Tulika Barman has several bank accounts in her name. It is also to be mentioned that on October 10, cash worth of Rs 1.8 crore was seized from Das’s house in connection with the Assam Police exam scam.