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'Have suffered repeatedly': IAS Officer Ashok Khemka on frequent transfers

06 Mar 2019

'Have suffered repeatedly': IAS Officer Ashok Khemka on frequent transfers

Senior Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Ashok Khemka, who was recently transferred once again by the Haryana government, took to Twitter to question his frequent transfers.

Years after cop's murder, department 'transfers' her to another branch

22 Jan 2019

Years after cop's murder, department 'transfers' her to another branch

An Assistant Police Inspector recently got transferred from Thane to Wardha branch. Sounds normal, right?

UP cop who died last month named in transfer list

12 Jan 2019

UP cop who died last month named in transfer list

In an embarrassing gaffe, the Uttar Pradesh police ended up including the name of a deceased police officer, Satya Narain Singh, in its latest list of officers to be transferred.

Kashmir abductions: DGP SP Vaid removed from post

07 Sep 2018

Kashmir abductions: DGP SP Vaid removed from post

Following a spate of abductions by terrorists that saw family members of policemen getting kidnapped, Kashmir Director General of Police (DGP) SP Vaid, on Thursday, was removed from his post.

J&K official removed from post for comments on politics

05 Sep 2018

J&K official removed from post for comments on politics

A government official in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir was removed from his post and attached to the office of collector land acquisition for his comments on politics on social media, officials said today.

Railway babus will now lose seniority for delaying, evading transfers

03 Sep 2018

Railway babus will now lose seniority for delaying, evading transfers

Delaying transfer orders on promotion will now result in railway officers losing their seniority.

Gujarat govt transfers 31 senior IPS-officers, including Vadodara Police Commissioner

17 Jul 2018

Gujarat govt transfers 31 senior IPS-officers, including Vadodara Police Commissioner

The Gujarat government has transferred 31 IPS officers. Vadodara Police Commissioner (PC) Manoj Shashidhar has been transferred and appointed as Inspector General (IG) of Panchmahal Range.

Bengaluru: IPS officer in viral kissing-video replaced, no posting yet

17 Jul 2018

Bengaluru: IPS officer in viral kissing-video replaced, no posting yet

A video showing Bengaluru SP (Rural) Bheemashankar S Guled kissing a married woman has brought much shame to the state government and police force.

Judge, who handed Asaram life term, transferred

03 May 2018

Judge, who handed Asaram life term, transferred

Judge Madhu Sudan Sharma, who sentenced self-styled godman Asaram to life imprisonment until death in a 2013 rape case, has been transferred.

Days after major bureaucratic reshuffle, UP transfers 26 IPS officers

02 Feb 2018

Days after major bureaucratic reshuffle, UP transfers 26 IPS officers

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).

33 IAS officials, including 8 DMs, transferred in Yogi's UP

20 Dec 2017

33 IAS officials, including 8 DMs, transferred in Yogi's UP

Following UP civic polls, the Yogi Adityanath UP government has transferred 33 IAS officials, including eight district magistrates (DMs).

MP: Whistleblower bureaucrat Niaz Khan transferred 18 times in 13yrs

10 Dec 2017

MP: Whistleblower bureaucrat Niaz Khan transferred 18 times in 13yrs

Niaz Khan, a senior bureaucrat with the MP government has been transferred a shocking 18 times in the last 13 years. The latest transfer was after he exposed corruption by local authorities in implementing the government's flagship 'Swachh Bharat Mission'.

Senior bureaucrat Ashok Khemka transferred again

13 Nov 2017

Senior bureaucrat Ashok Khemka transferred again

Senior bureaucrat Ashok Khemka, who first made headlines in 2012 after he cancelled a land deal involving Robert Vadra and DLF, has been transferred yet again.

IAS-officer, father of girl harassed by BJP leader's son, transferred

13 Sep 2017

IAS-officer, father of girl harassed by BJP leader's son, transferred

Senior IAS officer VS Kundu has been transferred a month after Varnika, his daughter, was harassed by a BJP leader's son.

In major rejig, 35 IAS officers get new profiles

22 Jul 2017

In major rejig, 35 IAS officers get new profiles

In a major bureaucratic rejig, 35 IAS officers have been appointed as secretaries and additional secretaries in various government departments.

DIG Roopa who exposed 'VIP treatment to Sasikala', transferred

17 Jul 2017

DIG Roopa who exposed 'VIP treatment to Sasikala', transferred

DIG (Prisons) D. Roopa, who outed the ongoing corruption in the Bengaluru Central jail, has been transferred to traffic and road safety department by the Karnataka government.

Sasikala gets VIP treatment in jail: Siddaramaiah orders high-level inquiry

14 Jul 2017

Sasikala gets VIP treatment in jail: Siddaramaiah orders high-level inquiry

After reports of AIADMK general secretary VK Sasikala getting VIP treatment in Parappana Agrahara jail surfaced, Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah ordered a high-level inquiry on Thursday.

Meet UP's woman cop who arrested BJP leaders, now transferred

02 Jul 2017

Meet UP's woman cop who arrested BJP leaders, now transferred

In a recent turn of events, the woman police officer Shreshtha Thakur who, arrested five BJP leaders for creating trouble while officers were discharging their duties, was transferred today.

SC: Cannot transfer IPS officers on political whims

25 Apr 2017

SC: Cannot transfer IPS officers on political whims

The Supreme Court clarified that politicians cannot order the transfer of senior police officers in their states before the completion of their tenure.