05 March 2019
Malkangiri: Soon after a complaint was lodged against four employees of a High School in Padia block over missing Matric OMR sheets, the district collector has suspended all four today.
The persons placed under suspension are Centre Superintendent Bidyut Kumar Patra, Assistant Superintendent Satrughna Swain, teacher Jalandhar Behera and peon Tipsi Priya Sethi.
As many as 108 Mathematics OMR sheets went missing from the High School on Sunday. Board of Secondary Education president Jahan Ara Begum said that the board had directed the Block Education Officer to probe into the incident and lodge a complaint with the police.
Acting on the directive, the concerned BEO had lodged a complaint on Monday at the Padia police station against the Superintendent, Assistant Superintendent, Observer and a peon of the examination centre, following which they were suspended today.