The Odisha government suspended woman OAS officer Anisha Das on Sunday after she showed negligence in discharging the duties of Kalahandi Deputy Collector. Das as she was transferred to Kalahandi on July 23 after serving as Tehsildar of  Betanati, Mayurbhanj.

“The Governor of Odisha, in excersise of the powers conferred by clause (a) of Sub Rule-12 of OCS (CC&A) Rules, 1962, hereby places the said Miss Anisha Das, OAS-A (JB), Ex-Tehsildar, Betanati, Dist: Mayurbhanj, at present- Deputy Collector, Collectorate, Kalahandi under suspension with immediate effect,” the State Revenue and Disaster Management Department said in a release

According to the government order, Das shall be at Collectorate, Kalahandi during her period of suspension. She is not allowed to leave the headquarters without permission from the District Collector.

In the suspension period, Das will receive payment of subsistence allowance as per the Rule-90 of Orissa Service Code.