BHUBANESWAR: Commissionerate Police on Sunday suspended three constables for creating ruckus during the inauguration of Havildars and Constables Branch Association’s hall at Reserve Police Line here on August 11.
The suspended constables are Laxmidhar Lenka, Prasanna Behera and Karunakar Barik. Bhubaneswar DCP Satyabrata Bhoi said, the three constables were suspended for indiscipline.
Lenka and Behera, who were the president and secretary of the union, were unhappy over their names not being displayed in the hall during its inauguration. Lenka and his supporters had protested at the venue.
The inauguration of the hall, which was scheduled in November, could not be held due to unknown reasons.
Free cancer screening
Cuttack: A two-day free cancer screening and detection camp will be organised on the premises of Goshala at Nayabazaar and Orissa High Court Bar Association on August 15 and 16 from 9 am to 5 pm. The mobile diagnostic bus, which has been touring the country from November 2015 offering free mobile cancer detection service besides creating awareness, will be reaching Cuttack as per the scheduled programme. The free camps are being jointly hosted by Lions Club and Marwari Yuva Mancha Bikash Yuva Parishad, Cuttack.