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Dindori firing: Sub divisional magistrate suspended

The Madhya Pradesh government has suspended a Sub Divisional Magistrate in connection with the firing incident in Dindori district.

india Updated: Sep 17, 2009 15:48 IST

The Madhya Pradesh government has suspended a Sub Divisional Magistrate in connection with the firing incident in Dindori district, in which three persons were killed and more than a dozen injured.

SDM R P Tripathi was suspended on the charges of dereliction of duties with immediate effect and orders in this regard were issued on Wednesday night, official sources said here on Thursday.

With this, the number of officers who have been suspended in connection with Dindori district firing, has gone up to two as the government also suspended a Sub Divisional Officer of Police (SDOP), J P Uike on the same charges, they said.

During his suspension Tripathi will remain attached to the Divisional Commissioner's office in Jabalpur, sources said.