Guwahati police chief removed

Guwahati police chief removed

Agency News

Amid violent protests against the Citizens Amendment Bill (CAB), Government Officials made an important reshuffle by removing Guwahati Police Commissioner Deepak Kumar from the charge of law and order.

Instead, a new chief, Munna Prasad Gupta, has been appointed for the post. Commissioner and Secretary (Home and Political) Ashutosh Agnihotri informed.

Gupta was earlier posted in the Special Protection Group. Additional director general of Police (Law and order) Mukesh Agarwal was transferred as ADGP (CID) and GP Singh was given his charge. Singh was earlier posted in New Delhi as Inspector General of Police at the National Investigation Agency. ADGP (CID) LR Bishnoi has also been transferred as ADGP (training and armed police) the officials said.

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