Kendrapada, October 28 (Odisha.in) Ten police including five constables have been suspended on Saturday by the district superintendent of police on the charges of dereliction of their duty in the Laxmi puja in Kendrapada town.
“All the suspended police were not present during briefing meeting at the reserve police ground on Friday for which they were suspended “, said Diptesh Pattaniak the district superintendent of police.
All the suspended five Assistant Sub- Inspectors of Police Training Center in Angul have been identified as Assistant Sub- Inspectors, B. Kisan, R. Badhei, P.K. Das, J. K. Indrajeet and A. Singh.
Five suspended constables are K. C. Mallick, S.D. Swain, B.D. Nayak, A.C. Nayak, and C.S. Sahoo from Cuttack, said the police officer.
25 platoon of police have been deployed in Kendrapada to check any untoward incident in the week long Laxmi puja in Kendrapada, said the police officer.