Notably, CM Naveen Patnaik has appointed Justice Raghubir Dash Commission to inquire into the circumstances leading to the disappeaance of the keys of the Ratna Bhandar.
It is a serious matter.
He also expressed doubts about the ability of the state police to conduct a free and fair investigation into the incident.
The petitioner said the valuables of the deities are stored in the Ratna Bhandar of the 12th century shrine and the disappearance of the keys of the inner chamber has raised serious concerns.
"The state police cannot probe the matter properly as the home department comes under the purview of chief minister Naveen Patnaik.
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