Puri: Chandrabhaga Marine Police station IIC Bulu Munda was transferred for taking a selfie with a murder accused that went viral on social media recently. He was transferred to the Puri district police headquarters.
The cop was accused of taking a picture with murder accused Radha Mohan Biswal alias Muna.
According to reports, Muna was the prime accused in connection with the murder of a youth at Alasahi Square under Astaranga Police limits on October 5 and was absconding since then.
Muna He was nabbed by the Chandrabhaga Marine Police on Monday and was being taken to Nimapara Police station when Chandrabhaga Marine PS IIC purportedly clicked a selfie with him inside the police van.
Further, the accused despite being a murder suspect was taken to the police station without handcuffs.
After the picture went viral, the SP Umashankar Das transferred the cop.