PPE Rip-off: 2 Senior IAS Officers Seem Sooner than Lokayukta
Bhubaneswar: Senior IAS officers Hamant Sharma and Yamini Sarangi seemed forward of the Lokayukta Monday to plead their cases in reference to an alleged scam in the take of PPE kits in Odisha.
Hemant Sharma, the broken-down head of the impart level take committee and Sarangi who used to be the Managing Director of Odisha Converse Medical Corporation Itsy-bitsy (OSMCL) submitted their written replies forward of the Lokayukta, instructed sources.
On the opposite hand Each Sharma and Sarangi refused to brand one thing else about their submissions. “We are able to’t provide an explanation for one thing else start air on what used to be talked about forward of Lokayukta. Now we have high regards for the authority. We’re hopeful that Lokayukta will provide correct sort justice,” said Sharma.
Following allegations of corruption made by the Pradesh Congress Committee over the take of PPE kits, the impart authorities had removed Sharma from the supervision of the procurement of masks and PPE kits required in the therapy of Covid-19 sufferers.
Social organisation, ‘Odisha Bikash Parisada (OBP)’ alleged that many IAS officers were interested by the scam. They demanded a just correct probe into the topic.
“At some level of this crucial pandemic few senior administrators of the impart have been interested by extortion. When the name of ‘vocal for local’ is loud and so many local companies are on hand, there is now not any justification to desire 30 lakh masks from Shri Bishnu Disposable Deepest Itsy-bitsy. We ask an intensive investigation into the topic. Let the true fact be printed,” acknowledged OBP President Sushant Padhy.
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