| Bhubaneswar |
November 17, 2020 5:49:02 am
Practically 11 months after the Malkangiri Collector’s private assistant Deba Narayan Panda was discovered lifeless after he had gone lacking, police have booked the collector and three others on the instructions of a judicial Justice of the Peace. The state authorities has additionally shifted the Collector because the deputy secretary of the Planning and Convergence Division.
Earlier this month, Panda’s spouse had moved the courtroom of the SDJM alleging that her husband was murdered as a result of he was conscious of the collector’s involvement in sure corrupt actions. She additionally alleged that the CCTV footage of the collector’s workplace was tampered with.
Panda was discovered lifeless beneath mysterious circumstances on December 27, 2019, a day after he reportedly went lacking. His physique was recovered from close to Satiguda reservoir and his motorbike and helmet had been discovered close by. “FIR has been lodged and SIT has been fashioned following the courtroom orders. A DYSP rank official is investigating the allegations made by the relations,” a senior police official stated.
The 4 accused have been booked beneath Sections 120B (legal conspiracy), 201 (inflicting disappearance of proof), 204 (destruction of doc or digital document), 302 (homicide), 506 (intimidation), and 34(frequent intention) of the IPC.
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