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Punjab DGP gets 3-month extension in service

IANS  |  Chandigarh 

The central government has given the nod to extend the tenure of of Police (DGP) by three months, official sources said here on Wednesday.

Arora, a 1982-batch (IPS) officer, was due to retire on September 30.

The government had approached the (MHA) to seek extension in the DGP's service. The extension was approved by the on the recommendation of the

Arora was appointed the DGP in 2015 by the then Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP alliance government headed by

When the returned to power in in March 2017, retained Arora as the DGP.

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First Published: Wed, September 12 2018. 20:22 IST
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