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Several IPS officers shifted in Gujarat

Rajkumar Pandian, discharged in fake encounter case, becomes Inspector General of Junagadh Range

Policy Pulse
Publish Date: Oct 13 2016 12:31PM | Updated Date: Oct 13 2016 12:33PM

Several IPS officers shifted in Gujarat
As a minor reshuffle, many Indian Police Services (IPS) officers have been shifted in Gujarat. 
 
The officers include Abhay Chudasama, presently serving as joint MD of Gujarat Police Housing Corporation. The officer has been transferred as Deputy IG of Panchmahal Range.
 
Rajkumar Pandian has been appointed as Inspector General of Junagadh Range. The officer was discharged by a special court in alleged fake encounter cases of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati in August.
 
The officer is presently serving as the liaison officer of Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation in Mumbai.
 
Shivanand Jha, presently the Ahmedabad city police commissioner has been shifted to Gandhinagar as Additional DGP of Intelligence.
 
To replace him, AK Singh, presently serving as the ADGP, Technical Services has been appointed. 
 
 Surat city police commissioner Ashish Bhatia has been transferred to Gandhinagar as Additional DGP in CID under Crime and Railways.
 
Other officers include Satishkumar Sharma, E Radhakrishnan and Manoj Shashidhar.