PPE Scam: 2 Senior IAS Officers Seem Sooner than Lokayukta
Bhubaneswar: Senior IAS officers Hamant Sharma and Yamini Sarangi looked earlier than the Lokayukta Monday to plead their cases in reference to an alleged rip-off within the do away with of PPE kits in Odisha.
Hemant Sharma, the aged head of the direct level do away with committee and Sarangi who turned into once the Managing Director of Odisha Shriek Clinical Corporation Limited (OSMCL) submitted their written replies earlier than the Lokayukta, told sources.
Nonetheless Both Sharma and Sarangi refused to repeat the rest about their submissions. “We are able to’t uncover the rest open air on what turned into once mentioned earlier than Lokayukta. We now possess got excessive regards for the authority. We’re hopeful that Lokayukta will provide precise justice,” acknowledged Sharma.
Following allegations of corruption made by the Pradesh Congress Committee over the do away with of PPE kits, the direct executive had eradicated Sharma from the supervision of the procurement of masks and PPE kits required within the therapy of Covid-19 patients.
Social organisation, ‘Odisha Bikash Parisada (OBP)’ alleged that many IAS officers had been serious regarding the rip-off. They demanded an even probe into the topic.
“All over this severe pandemic few senior directors of the direct had been serious about extortion. When the choice of ‘vocal for local’ is loud and so many local companies are on hand, there may be never at all times any justification to do away with 30 lakh masks from Shri Bishnu Disposable Deepest Limited. We build a query to a radical investigation into the topic. Let the fact be printed,” acknowledged OBP President Sushant Padhy.
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