Bhubaneswar: The Health and Family Welfare Department has initiated departmental proceeding against two officers regarding financial irregularities during the Nabakalebar Rath Yatra. The irregularities surfaced after a special audit was conducted by the department.
The two government officials, against whom disciplinary action has been taken, include Kalyan Sarkar, the then Nodal Officer and Dr. Gyanendra Kumar Sahoo, CDMO and Puri camp doctor.
After noticing some irregularities in the funds sanctioned b y the Health department for the Nabakalebara event, the department had carried out a special audit to be carried from the period 15th June to 3rd July, 2015. After getting the report, the case was filed against the two officials .The department has further said that the particular case is now under the supervision of Commissioner for Departmental Inquiries (CDI).