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Fresh trouble for shunted SP Gajbhiye

Kendrapara,August 12: Shunted Kendrapara SP Satish Gajbhiye who recently faced the heat from all quarters due to police excesses in the district has now landed into another fresh trouble after allegations relating to illegal land grabbing were made against the IPS officer.

According to sources,IPS officer grabbed number of land patches illegally at Sanakiapala and Badakiapala near Barimunda circle under Gop tehsil in the district.

Though the documents suggest Gajbhiye has purchased 9-acre land in the name of his wife Ranjana Satish Gajbhiye but allegations have been brought that he has acquired number of land patches in the block illegally.

The lands close to Kadua river are being utilised for fish farming,sources said adding that the activities on the land is blocking the river bed.

Meanwhile, Puri collector Arvind Agrawal said necessary steps will be taken after we receive complaints in this regard.

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