11 police officers suspended in Kendrapara for lax in duty

Kendrapara: Tightening its noose on errant cops, Kendrapara district police administration in Odisha has suspended 11 police officers for dereliction of duty and delaying investigation of pending cases.

The suspended cops included two sub inspectors and nine assistant sub inspectors posted at various police stations and police outposts across the district.

Kendrapara Superintendent of Police, Satish Kumar Gajaviye today said the officers faced disciplinary proceedings for negligence of performing the duty assigned to them and majority of them were found delaying in furnishing charge sheet for trial of pending cases.