Berhampur, September 14 (LocalWire): The office of the District Education Officer (DEO) in Ganjam has suspended the teacher who was found lying on the road in drunken state few days ago.
Kirti Chandra Bhoi, a teacher of People’s High School in Buguda was found lying in the street in an inebriated condition and unable to walk.
While some of the school teachers helped him to walk, the incident was witnessed by the students.
A video showing Bhoi in the condition was also released and it soon became viral on social media.
Taking the matter as serious, Ganjam DEO Sanatan Panda ordered the Buguda block education officer to conduct an inquiry into the matter.
The inquiry by the BEO found that the incident was true.
“Based on the inquiry report he has been put under suspension,” DEO said, adding that it would be an exemplary punishment for the teachers as well as a warning bell to the others.