Effecting a reshuffle in the police department, the Uttarakhand government has shifted 14 police officials including, nine IPS, official sources on Friday said.
G N Goswami, who was till now holding the post of commandant, 31st battalion PAC at Rudrapur, has been made new SSP of Dehra Dun. Goswami would replace G S Martolia, who would now be the new SSP of Udhamsingh Nagar district.
Ajay Rautela, who was till now the SSP of Udhamsingh Nagar, has now been shifted to Rudrapur as the Commandant of 31st battalion of PAC.
SP of Pauri district Arun Mohan Joshi has been shifted to police headquarters as SP of CID replacing Janmejay Khanduri, who has been transferred to Chamoli as SP.
Anant Ram Chauhan, who was holding post of SP in Chamoli district, has now been shifted to Nainital as SSP. Chauhan would take place of Mohan Singh Bangyal, who has been transferred to police headquarters as SP, personnel.
SP of Champawat district Anant Shankar has been made the new SP of Pauri district. The commandant of Indian Reserve Battalion first Sainthil Abudai Krishna would take the place of Shankar.
Besides, the responsibilities of five PPSs have also been changed. SP (City) of Dehra Dun Ajay Joshi would now look after the responsibility of SP traffic, Dehra Dun. Joshi would be replaced by ASP of Pauri Jaswant Singh.
SP (City) of Haridwar K L Shah has been made SP traffic of Haridwar. Shah would be replaced by Yogendra Singh Rawat, who was till now looking after the responsibility of ASP in 40th battalion of PAC at Haldwani.
Haldwani ASP D S Gunjyal has been shifted to Pauri as ASP in place of Singh.