Hours after BS Yeddyurappa assumes charge as chief minister, senior IAS, IPS officers transferred

Hours after BS Yeddyurappa assumed office as chief minister, several IAS and IPS officers were on Thursday transferred in a top-level reshuffle.

PTI May 17, 2018 20:33:30 IST
Hours after BS Yeddyurappa assumes charge as chief minister, senior IAS, IPS officers transferred

Bengaluru: Hours after BS Yeddyurappa assumed office as chief minister, several IAS and IPS officers were on Thursday transferred in a top-level reshuffle. The government appointed M Lakshminarayana, additional chief secretary, public works department, as the additional chief secretary to the chief minister.

Hours after BS Yeddyurappa assumes charge as chief minister senior IAS IPS officers transferred

File image of BS Yeddyurappa. Getty Images.

It also notified that his position will be equivalent to the additional chief secretary in the home department.

Senior IPS officer Amar Kumar Pandey, serving as Additional Director General of Police, Railways, has been made ADGP, Intelligence, according to a government notification.

Deputy Inspector General of Police, Karnataka State Reserve Police Sandeep Patil will be the DIG, Intelligence.

Bidar Superintendent of Police D Devaraja has been transferred to Bengaluru Central division as the deputy commissioner of police.

Superintendent of police in anti-corruption bureau S Girish has been transferred as DCP of Bengaluru North East Division.

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