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Karnataka shunts out police officer Roopa for jail expose

IANS  |  Bengaluru 

The Siddaramaiah-led on Monday transferred controversial Indian Police Service officer D. Roopa days after she exposed the rampant corruption and massive irregularities in the Central Jail, said an official order.

"D. Roopa, IPS (2000 batch), Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of police, is transferred with immediate effect and posted until further orders as Inspector General of Police (IGP) and Commissioner for Traffic and Road Safety in place of A.

S. N. Murthy, IPS, transferred," said the order issued by the state Department of Personnel here.

The also transferred four other senior IPS officers along with Roopa.



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First Published: Mon, July 17 2017. 13:38 IST