The Election Fee on Wednesday got rid of state excise commissioner from his submit for failing to provide an efficient motion plan to test the unlawful drift of liquor forward of the three-phase meeting elections in Bihar.
An ECI workforce, led by way of leader election commissioner Sunil Arora, is on a three-day consult with to Bihar to check ballot preparedness. The workforce held conferences with officers from 26 districts and enforcement companies, together with the excise and source of revenue tax departments on Wednesday.
Following the assembly, Bihar leader electoral officer, HR Srinivasa, mentioned that excise commissioner B Karthikey Dhanji was once got rid of from the submit with quick impact.
“Election Fee has got rid of Shri B Karthikey Dhanji, IAS (BR:2008) from the submit of Excise Commissioner with quick impact for non –presentation of efficient motion plan for preventive measures and grossly insufficient preparedness throughout the overview of Enforcement Companies positioned in /having headquarters in Bihar as of late (Wednesday),” a commentary issued by way of Srinivasa mentioned.
Other folks accustomed to the topic mentioned that the EC’s motion is indicative that the ballot panel is gloomy with the stories of unlawful drift of liquor into the state from neighbouring states like Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand and likewise states like Haryana.
There were stories of seizures of contraband pieces and medication in East Champaran and adjacent district within the closing one month.