Cuttack, Nov 27: The Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) has lodged a case against its former deputy commissioner, Nirmal Nayak for misappropriation of Rs 2 crore.
The civic body has lodged the case against Nayak and a caretaker identified as Pradeep Samal with the Purighat police station for the financial irregularity.
The case was lodged on the direction of Odisha Lokayukta. Sources said that a petitioner has approached the Odisha Lokayukta about the financial irregularity following which the Odisha Lokayukta as ordered a probe.
Police said that they have started an investigation into the incident after registering a case in this connection.