Bhubaneswar: Odisha DGP Abhay today dismissed IIC of Birmitrapur police station Ananda Chandra Majhi from service. Majhi was accused of raping a 13-year-old girl for the period of four months and later terminating the pregnancy forcefully without informing the District Child Welfare.
Taking to Twitter, Abhay said that, “His (Majhi’s) conduct was shameful. Our apologies to the young girl.”
DGP has dismissed Inspector Ananda Chandra Majhi former IIC of Birmitrapur Police Station from service .
His conduct was shameful .Our apologies to the young girl .
— DGP, Odisha (@DGPOdisha) July 1, 2020
Yesterday, the DGP had ordered Crime Branch to investigate the case. A four-member team led by a lady DSP rank officer was ordered to probe in the matter.
Notably, on June 26 Inspector-In-Charge (IIC) of the Birmitrapur police station, Anand Chandra Majhi was suspended for dereliction of duty.