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Gaurav Yadav replaces Rohit Chaudhary as ADGP jails

There was a major reshuffle in the Punjab Police on Monday after four high-level officers were transferred.

punjab Updated: Apr 11, 2017 08:36 IST
HT Correspondent
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
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New ADGP (law and order) Rohit Chaudhary and (right) new ADGP (jails) Gaurav Yadav.(HT Photos)

The Capt Amarinder Singh-led Punjab government on Monday transferred four high-level officers, resulting in a major reshuffle of the Punjab Police.

Following the transfers, Rohit Chaudhary - who was earlier additional director general of police (jails) - is the new ADGP (law and order).

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In place of Chaudhary, Gaurav Yadav, who was earlier AGDP (administration), is now ADGP (jails).

Hardeep Singh Dhillon, who was DGP (law and order), is now DGP (IVC and Human Rights).

The officers have been directed to join their new postings immediately.

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First Published: Apr 10, 2017 13:26 IST