IMPHAL, October 10: State Vigilance Commission sleuths today seized financial documents and interrogated staff of the Board of Secondary Education, Manipur in connection with a complaint of financial irregularities.
A team of the State vigilance led by an additional SP raided the BOSEM office at Babupara today around 11:30am.
Financial documents of the Board of the period from 2003 to 2014 were seized and staff of the Accounts section questioned, sources said.
It is also learnt that the raid was conducted with permission from the board chairman following complaints from a committee of the board against the failure of some Accounts section staff to rectify financial irregularities.
Prior to the complaint lodged with the State Vigilance, the committee had provided the staff of the Accounts section to rectify the irregularities within a month`™s time.
The same source informed that account procedure and daily cashbook closing including local fund audit and audited statements were not properly maintained before the arrival of the new chairman.