Topic: Ethics in personal and professional relations
9) You are working as Superintendant of Police (SP) in the anti- corruption branch (ACB). Your husband is an IAS officer and is posted as commissioner in the food and civil supplies department. Recently there was an allegation against your husband that he was responsible for the supply of low quality, rotten food to various hostels run by social welfare department and also to PDS shops. After few cases of food poisoning and death of few students in social welfare hostels, the government wanted to fix accountability and punish senior officers to show that it was serious against such problems. The opposition parties have alleged that your husband was a kingpin in the scam and it was due to his corrupt nature, that innocent lives were lost. A committee formed by government wants you to investigate the case.
a) What are the ethical issues that you are going to face during the course of investigation in the above case? How ill you manage these issues? (250 Words)
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