Cuttack: The 1994 batch IPS Officer Y K Jethwa took charge as the Director Vigilance on Friday afternoon.
After joining he paid floral tributes to Late Vigilance Director Dr. Debasis Panigrahi. Later, he interacted with the officers of the Vigilance Directorate and urged all to take forward the high standards set by Debasis Panigrahi and rededicate themselves to the people of Odisha.
Jethwa in his interaction, he urged the officers to exploit the advancements in the field of technology & forensic science to strengthen detection, investigation and prosecution. He urged greater application of DNA fingerprinting, voice analysis and other advancements to assess deception, mapping digital footprints, etc. to enhance investigation outcomes.