Withering Fraternity

I got married a few months prior to joining as Divisional Forest Officer, Dhenkanal, in 1986. Sandeep Tripathi, an IFS officer of 1984 batch, was posted as a probationer there. Sandeep was a…

No-Ball

Once in a while officers and staff of Odisha State Pollution Control Board played cricket on holidays. Although not a great player, I chanced my arms on a few occasions for fun, which was…

Foolproof

A dynamic Superintendent of Police (SP) of a district came up with a novel idea to curb eve-teasing. He let loose a few police constables disguised in burqas in the busy market area that was…