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Days after major bureaucratic reshuffle, UP transfers 26 IPS officers

02 Feb 2018 | By Gogona Saikia
UP transfers 26 IPS officers in major reshuffle

The UP government has transferred 26 IPS officers, including the additional director general (ADG), inspector general (IG), deputy inspector general (DIG) and superintendent of police (SP).

While Lucknow ADG Abhay Kumar Prasad has been shifted to the Economic Office Wing (EOW), IG JN Singh has been transferred from Lucknow range to the PAC Headquarters.

This comes 20 days after 28 IAS officials were transferred.

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02 Feb 2018Days after major bureaucratic reshuffle, UP transfers 26 IPS officers

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These are a few of the transfers

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ADG Prasad will now be replaced by Rajiv Krishan, ADG, BR Ambedkar Police Academy Moradabad, and IG Singh by Sujit Pandey, IG (Telecom).

Among other transfers was PV Ramashastri, now ADG Varanasi; Dawa Sherpa, now ADG Gorakhpur; DK Thakur, now IG Bareilly; Praveen Kumar, now DIG (Law and Order); and SK Bhagat, now IG (Law and order).