Malda violence: Several officers of Kaliachak police station transferred

Malda (WB): Sunday's violence in Malda district has effected a shake up in Kaliachak police station, with several officers and constables being transferred.

Seven or eight police inspectors and sub-inspectors, who have experience of working in Kaliachak earlier, have been brought back to the police station, said Additional Superintendent of Police Abhishek Modi.

Malda violence: Several officers of Kaliachak police station transferred

Representational image. Reuters

An equal number of officials have been transferred from Kaliachak to other police stations, the SP said adding this is a temporary measure.

Besides, nine constables have been transferred from Kaliachak, he said.

Violence had broken out at Kaliachak on Sunday over an alleged remark of a BJP leader.

IANS

Firstpost is now on WhatsApp. For the latest analysis, commentary and news updates, sign up for our WhatsApp services. Just go to Firstpost.com/Whatsapp and hit the Subscribe button.

Updated Date: Jan 08, 2016 15:30:14 IST

Also See