The Election Commission on Wednesday dangling an officer posted as General Observer in Odisha for allegedly checking Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s chopper in Sambalpur in defilement of a laid down norms.
The 1996 collection Karnataka cadre IAS officer, Mohammed Mohsin, has not acted in consent with a EC’s instructions concerning SPG protectees, an sequence released by a elect said.
On a basement of a news from a district gourmet and a DIG of police, a EC has taken movement opposite a General Observer of Sambalpur came a day after a primary minister’s revisit there on Tuesday.
“Checking of a primary minister’s chopper, undertaken during Sambalpur, was not in suitability with a EC discipline as SPG protectees are free from such checking,” pronounced a comparison central but elaborating.
The primary apportion was settled to have been hold adult during a place for around 15 mins since of a remarkable checking, a central said.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s helicopter was also checked by a crew of a EC drifting patrol in Rourkela on Tuesday.
Similar checking was carried out for Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan’s chopper during Sambalpur on Tuesday by a drifting squad, sources said.
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