Guwahati: Assam Additional Director General of Police Harmeet Singh took charge as the new Guwahati Police Commissioner on Monday.
Singh (a 1992 batch IPS officer of the Assam-Meghalaya cadre) has been relieved from the additional charges of the posts of Addl. Director-General of Police (Admin, Security and M&L), however, he will continue to be substantively posted as the Addl. Director-General of Police (Border), Assam.
Munna Prasad Gupta who was substantively posted as Addl. Director-General of Police (CID), Assam and was allowed to function as Commissioner of Police, Guwahati has been transferred and posted as Addl. Director-General of Police (Vigilance & Anti-Corruption), Assam.
Gupta is also allowed to hold the additional charge of Addl. Director-General of Police (Administration and M&L), Assam.
Meanwhile, the new Guwahati commissioner Harmeet Singh took to Twitter saying, “Took over charge as CP @guwahatipolice today. Let us all join together to implement the Hon’ CM @himantabiswa‘s vision of a safe & secure Guwahati. May I request the cooperation, assistance & affection of all citizens in this endeavour.”