Bhubaneswar, Dec 4 (LocalWire): After sexual harassment charges came to the fore at Dream Centre Shelter Home at Balitikiri village in Dhenkanal district, all shelter homes run by Good News India (GNI) in the state were raided, said an administrative official on Tuesday.
Respective district administration and Child Welfare Committee members conducted joint raids at the centers of the organisation in Bhadrak, Balasore, Kandhamal, Gajapati, Bargarh, Mayurbhanj, Raygada and Ganjam districts.
The inmates of unregistered and illegal shelters were shifted by the district administration.
As many as 22 shelter homes are being operated by the GNI in the state, said social welfare director Reghu G.
Meanwhile, the Dhenkanal police has remanded Dream Centre Shelter Home managing director (MD) Fayaz Rehman to two-day custody for interrogation, starting Tuesday.