Cuttack: Deepak Kumar Lenka, a sub-inspector (SI) of the quick action team (QAT) of the Commissionerate Police, was on Friday placed under suspension for alleged misappropriation of narcotic substances.
Lenka allegedly misappropriated narcotics substances during the course of a secret operation. The matter is being investigated and the preliminary inquiry conducted so far has established the veracity of the allegations, a statement issued by the police headquarters said.
“The accused SI has been placed under suspension from today to facilitate a fair inquiry. The rest of the members of QAT have been directed to return to their respective establishments with immediate effect,” the letter added.