Students of National Institute of Technology (NIT) in Rourkela alleged sexual exploitation of a female security officer by the institution’s chief security officer (CSO).The erring official was later suspended by authorities.NIT, Rourkela director Sunil Kumar Sarangi was suspended CSO Balaram Champatiray on the basis of the preliminary report of the fact-finding team’s report.
While the official was suspended, students remained rigid on their demand for a written order and an FIR against him with the police.
Prior to suspension on Thursday NIT authorities had debarred Champatiray from entering the campus until further orders.
To probe into the incident from Thursday , a five-member fact-finding team was formed.The team had already submitted its preliminary report. However, it will submit a detailed report within a week.
In order to cement their allegations, the students had shown photographs and videos of the incident to media persons.In the mean while CSO Champatiray had termed the allegations as baseless.