Bhubaneswar, Aug 13: The Odisha Government has ordered compulsory retirement of former AYUSH Director Bibhu Prasad Sadangi from his service with immediate effect.
Bibhu Prasad Sadangi, OAS working as Director, AYUSH was accused of sexually harassing a woman employee working in his office.
On a complaint filed by her, a case was registered against him in the Mahila polie station, Bhubaneswar. Later, Sadangi was arrested on July 9 and remained in judicial custody till July 13.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has always been emphasising on high degree of morality and integrity in public service. Accordingly Sadangi was suspended from government service in view of the gravity of the case and evidence against him.