Govt. Quarters unauthorizedly occupied in Bhubaneswar by retired Govt.
Employees and Employees transferred to other districts in Odisha, exposed
5.2.13, RTI Application was submitted to the Department of General
Administration, Govt. of Odisha seeking information about Govt. quarters unauthorizedly
occupied in Bhubaneswar by retired Govt. employees or employees who have been transferred
to other districts in the state. The
other information sought is as follows.
i.Provide information about procedure
to be followed for eviction in
case of unauthorized occupation by the
ii. Is there any arrangement of
collection of penal fee for these
category of employees. If yes, Please
provide details of it including copy of Govt. circular.
iii. Provide information about steps taken by the Govt. for eviction of
these employees from Govt. quarter unauthorisedly occupied.
On 11.3.13, the PIO has supplied the information which is as follows.
a.Total No. of 400 Govt.
quarters has been unauthorisedly occupied in Bhubaneswar by the
retired Govt. employees like IAS officers, OAS officers, police officers,
school teachers, judges, law officers
clercks, section officers, steno, diarists, Drivers, caretakers,
watchman and the employees who have been
transferred to other districts in the
b. With regard to procedure for
eviction, it is provided that after
cancellation of allotment of
Government quarters, OPP (E) case is to
be filed in the court of Estate Officer,
G.A. Dept. against the unauthorized occupants. After finalization
of eviction procedure by the Estate Court, steps are taken for their eviction as per Rule.
After receipt of the orders under section 5(2) of the
Odisha Public Premises Eviction Act from
the court of Estate Officer, G.A. Department, eviction of
unauthorized occupant is taken up following due procedure of law.
c. No steps has been taken by the Govt.
for eviction of the
employees unauthoriesly occupying Govt. quarters.
d. Penal rent (Standard license
fee ) for Govt. quarters illegally
occupied by Govt. employees has not been
revised since 1998.
Some important illegal
occupants of Govt. quarters are as follows
Name of retired employees with their
Details of quarters
Date of retirement
Employees transferred out of
Pal, retired Executive Engineer, O.C.C.Ltd. BBSR
Madhur Sarangi, IAS Ex-chairman, OFDC
Ch. Behera, Retd. Under secretary, IT Dept.
Retd. Under Secretary, Agrl. Dept.
Ch. Panda, OSS (Retd.) Under Secretary to Govt., Dept. of Science and
Kandher, OAS (SB), Addl. Secy. Agrl. Dept.
Ku. Behera, Ex-Agrl. Marketting
Officer, O/o- the Director of Hurticulture
Rath, OAS, Ex-joint Secy, now ADM Ganjam
Babita Mohanty, OAS, Addl. Sub-collector, Dhenkanal
Senapati, OAS, Niali
Pradhan, retired Superintendent, Odisha State Archeology, Bhubaneswar
Mohanty, retd. Deputy Secretary, Home Dept.
Ch. Rout, Retd. Deputy Secretary, G.A. Dept.
Ranjan Sahu, retired Under Secretary, P.E. Dept. Bhubaneswar
Nanda, Deputy Secretary, H and FW Dept.
Banambar Panigrahi, Retired Eye Specialist, Capital Hospital
Ku. Mishra, retired Addl. Secy. H &FW Dept.
Prasad Mishra, retd. CDI and Ex-officio Special secretary, G.A. dep.
Mohan Barik, Ex-Asst. Survey of India
Transferred on 23.12.2009
of India, Kolkatta
C\h. Swain Retd. Director Housing Ex-officio Addl. Secretary, H & U.D. Department
Ch. Patra, Ex-SI, O/o- the S.P., Khurda
Mohanty, retd. Under Secretary, Home Dept
Mohanty, Ex-Addl. SP, puri
Dhir Ex-Havildar-720, Commissioner of police
Kumar Sahu, Ex-law officer, Commissioner of Police