PPE Rip-off: 2 Senior IAS Officers Seem Earlier than Lokayukta
Bhubaneswar: Senior IAS officers Hamant Sharma and Yamini Sarangi looked sooner than the Lokayukta Monday to plead their cases in connection with an alleged rip-off within the acquisition of PPE kits in Odisha.
Hemant Sharma, the feeble head of the deliver degree resolve committee and Sarangi who used to be the Managing Director of Odisha Suppose Clinical Corporation Runt (OSMCL) submitted their written replies sooner than the Lokayukta, informed sources.
On the other hand Every Sharma and Sarangi refused to reveal anything about their submissions. “We are in a position to’t describe anything originate air on what used to be discussed sooner than Lokayukta. We now contain excessive regards for the authority. We are hopeful that Lokayukta will present gentle justice,” mentioned Sharma.
Following allegations of corruption made by the Pradesh Congress Committee over the acquisition of PPE kits, the deliver executive had removed Sharma from the supervision of the procurement of masks and PPE kits required within the treatment of Covid-19 patients.
Social organisation, ‘Odisha Bikash Parisada (OBP)’ alleged that many IAS officers were eager by the rip-off. They demanded an even probe into the topic.
“At some level of this important pandemic few senior administrators of the deliver were eager by extortion. When the dedication of ‘vocal for local’ is loud and so many local companies are readily available, there is no longer this sort of thing as a justification to resolve 30 lakh masks from Shri Bishnu Disposable Non-public Runt. We quiz of an intensive investigation into the topic. Let the truth be printed,” said OBP President Sushant Padhy.
COVID-19: Odisha Villagers Shriek Arbitrary Dumping Of PPE Kits
PPE Kits Discarded On Nabarangpur Roads Trigger Security Considerations