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UP DGP Javeed Ahmed shunted out to head PAC; 12 IPS officers

Press Trust of India  |  Lucknow 

Police chief Javeed Ahmed was today shunted out by the government, which transferred 12 IPS officers in the first big reshuffle in the top police hierarchy after the stormed to power.

1980-batch IPS officer Sulkan Singh, who was DG (Training), will replace Ahmed, who has been shifted as the DG of Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC), a senior Home department official said here.

ADG (and Order) Daljit Singh Chowdhury and ADG Economic Offence Wing (EOW) and Logistics Aditya Mishra have swapped places in the transfer which came a month after Adtiyanath assumed office.

During the recent assembly polls, the had petitioned the Commission to remove Ahmed, alleging that he was working at the behest of the then

DG (Intelligence) Jawahar Lal Tripathi has been made DG (Prosecution) and DG (Homeguards) Alok Prasad has been given additional charge of Training.

Surya Kumar has been relieved from the post of DG (Prosecution) and will continue as DG police recruitment and promotion board.

ADG (Security) Bhavesh Kumar Singh has been made ADG (Intelligence), ADG Police Training School Sitapur has been made ADG (Security) while Alok Singh, who was on wait list has been made IG PAC (Eastern zone). IG Sanjay Singhal has been made IG, PAC Central zone.

IG Women Powerline Navneet Sikera has been relieved from the charge of PAC central zone but will continue on other posts.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Fri, April 21 2017. 20:57 IST