Mangaluru, Nov 01, 2017: As investigations into the case of alleged unauthorised transfer of Rs 50 crores from the Karnataka Rural Infrastructure Development Bank (KRDL) to the Indian Overseas Bank has intensified , the manager of the IOB Sarin Madhusudan has reportedly disappeared, substantiating the doubts that there has been widespread irregularities.
Police have registered cases against the Regional Chief Manager and Branch Manager and are gathering more details from the complainant Veera Gowda Patil who is Officer (Finances) of KRDL. A team of six officials has been constituted and search has been launched for the missing manager.
A sum of Rs 20 crores and Rs 35 crores had been deposited in Kulai Branch of Indian Overseas Bank on October 24 and 30 respectively. It is also alleged that a fake account of KRDL was opened in the same bank which was used to transfer funds to other accounts.
The suspicion arose when a sum of Rs 50 lakh as deposited in the account of Shah Exports at Vijaya Bank, Koramangala Branch, Bengaluru.