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Wife holds Collector, Staff Responsible for death of Rayagada DWO

Rayagada, Feb 18: Rayagada District Welfare Officer (DWO) Dhaneswar Prusty, who committed suicide inside his office on Monday, his wife has lodged a complaint alleging that the district collector and other staff were responsible for humiliation for which his husband took the extreme step.

Lodging a police complaint, Kamini Sahu, wife of Dhaneswar Prusty, alleged that her husband was under depression and he was humiliated by the government authorities including the district collector Shashi Bhushan Padhi, Project Administrator and Integrated Tribal Development Authority at the meetings.

She said that her husband had approached the Collector complaining of such behaviour towards him but everything went into vain.

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