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Encounter specialist Daya Nayak suspended

January 23, 2006 16:41 IST

Encounter specialist Daya Naik has been suspended from service, according to Joint Commissioner of Police (Law & Order) Arup Patnaik.

"Sub Inspector Nayak has been suspended following the communication from the Anti-Corruption Bureauto take action against the officer,"Patnaik told reporters in Mumbai.

The ACB had raided Nayak's police quarters at Kandivli in Mumbaion late Friday evening for having amassed wealth disproptionate to his known sources of income.

Nayak, however, was not at his residence when the ACB officers went there twice over the weekend. They have questioned his wife Komal.

The ACB raids followed complaints by former journalist Ketan Tirodkar that the encounter specialist had connections with the underworld and had amassed huge assets.


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Number of User Comments: 5

Sub: what was wrong

rediff, what was wrong with my comment, why did u not publish my earlier comment. Harish

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Sub: Daya Nayak

No honest cop, as we all know can amass such wealth. He has not risked his life in any matter of eliminating some underworld members. ...

Posted by Hemant

Sub: I support Nayak

I support Nayak

Posted by ravish

Sub: Who are the bigwigs that he is connected with ?

It is absolutely unthinkable that a small khakhi can amass such a huge wealth without the connivance, co-operation and partnership of his bosses both in ...

Posted by chanakya

Sub: Daya suspended

he just should be given sympathetic treatment. After all, he's risked his life time and again in his call of duty.

Posted by Suresh Ramachandran



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