On 05.10.2018 ACB team, Bengaluru raided Sri. N.G. Gowdaiah, Engineer officer-5, Bangalore Development Authority office, Kumara Park West, Bengaluru and Sri. Swamy T.R., Chief Development Officer, KIADB, Head Office, Khanija Bhavan Bengaluru for amassing disproportionate assets beyond their known sources of income . The ACB raided different places in Bengaluru and Tumkuru. The raid took place at 8 places concerning the above persons.
The raid included Sri N.G.Gowdaiah’s residence at Bengaluru and houses of his relatives at Bengaluru and Tumkuru Zilla, Gubbi taluk and his office premises at Engineer Officer-5, BDA office, Bengaluru.
Sri. T.R. Swamy’s Residential house at Bengaluru, 2 of his relatives residing at Bengaluru and his official premises at KIADB, Khanijja Bhavan, Bengaluru was also raided.
Investigations are being continued and efforts are being made to find the source of income.
The ACB recovered undisclosed amount of cash which is being unaccounted for after raids at multiple locations. A total of 8 locations in Bengaluru and 2 locations at Tumakuru district were raided.
The raids were in connection with BDA Chief Engineer Gowdaiah and KIADB Chief Development officer T.R.Swamy. ACB sleuths seized Rs 5 crore unaccounted cash which T.R.Swamy was trying to get rid of when raided. He was throwing a bag out of the window when the officials broke the door and entered his apartment in Mantri Greens. The sleuths found several expensive cars belonging to TR Swamy.
Gowdaiah’s house, ACD found documents of benami property and gold ornaments from his Basaveshwaranagar residence. His office has been sealed in BDA. The sleuths have found close to 4 kgs. of gold and cash up to Rs 70 lakh till now.