Hyderabad: The two vital wings in the Police Department — Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) and Crime Investigation Department (CID) — which were headless for months have now got fulltime chiefs with the government transfering and promoting 15 IPS officers here on Thursday.
Telangana State Level Police Recruitment Board (TSLPRB) Chairman J Purnachandra Rao was transferred and posted as Additional Director-General of ACB relieving DGP Anurag Sharma from the full additional charge of ACB.
Additional DGP (Operations, Greyhounds and OCTOPUS) Govind Singh was transferred and posted as Additional DGP CID. On promotion as Additional DGP, Additional Commissioner of Police (Traffic) Jitender was posted as Director of Telangana State Police Academy (TSPA).
CID Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Soumya Mishra was transferred and posted as IGP Welfare. She will also hold full additional charge of IGP, Women Protection Cell (WPC), CID. Cyberabad Joint Commissioner of Police Stephen Ravindra, on promotion, was posted as IGP West Zone (Hyderabad Region). He will also hold full additional charge of DIG, Hyderabad Range, in place of Akun Sabharwal, who was transferred and posted as Director of Prohibition and Excise Department. Rachakonda Joint Commissioner T V Shashidar Reddy, on promotion, was posted as Director, Vigilance and Enforcement.
Warangal Range DIG C Ravi Varma was transferred and posted as DIG Karimnagar Range duly handing charge to IPS officer Y Nagi Reddy, who will hold full additional charge of DIG Warangal Range.
CID DIG N Sivashankar Reddy was transferred and posted as DIG Nizamabad Range. On promotion, Khammam SP Shahnawaz Qasim was posted as Cyberabad Joint Commissioner replacing Stephen Ravindra. DCP (East) V Ravinder, on promotion, was posted as Joint CP (Traffic), Hyderabad in place of Jitender.
On promotion, ACB Joint Director A Satyanarayana was posted as ACB Additional Director against the existing post of ACB Director relieving Anurag Sharma.
Greyhounds Group Commander Tarun Joshi will be the Rachakonda in-charge Joint CP. DCP (L B Nagar) Tafseer Iqbal was transferred and posted as Commissioner of Police, Khammam.
IPS officer B. Naveen Kumar, who was awaiting posting, was posted as Deputy Director, TSPA.