Crime

Kendrapara MDM rice theft: Nodal officer suspended

Bhubaneswar: The State Government has suspended MDM Nodal Officer Rabindra Bihari and directed to frame charges against Block Education Officers (BEOs) and Assistant BEOs of two blocks, Derabish and Rajnagar, of Kendrapara in connection with the MDM rice theft case.

Besides, a direction has been issued to collect a fine of Rs 6 lakh from the BK Enterprises that was dealing in MDM rice for Kendrapara district.

It may be noted that as many as 500 gunny bags of MDM rice had been seized while being transported illegally on October 25, according to reports.

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