11 October 2019
Sundergarh: District Magistrate and Collector, Nikhil Pavan Kalyan on Friday placed Block Education Officer (BEO) of Bonai under suspension for having a non-vegetarian chicken meal during a midday meal (MDM) with students.
A photograph showing the BEO Binay Prakash Soy having chicken during the MDM with students went viral on the social media. Following this, the district administration sprung into action and suspended the BEO.
According to report, Soy was on a visit to Tilaimal primary school for inspection. He and the school authorities were served chicken while the students had their regular rice-dal MDM lunch.