Guwahati: In a major rejig in the Assam Police, several changes in postings were made on Tuesday.
During the reshuffle, Additional Director General of Police (ADGP)- TAP and STF, Deepak Kumar has been posted as the director of North Eastern Police Academy. His services have been placed at the “disposal of Government of India”, Minister of Home Affairs. With this order, he will be released from the State Government from the date when he assumes charges as the director.
Kumar was also the commissioner of Guwahati Police till December last year. He was transferred during the anti-CAA protests and was replaced by Munna Prasad Gupta.
In the same order ADGP, BI(EO)/Prosecution KV Singh Deo was transferred and posted as ADGP (TAP) and is also posted as ADGP, BI(EO)/Prosecution as additional charge with effect from the date of taking over charge.
On the other hand, ADGP (L&O), GP Singh is also posted as ADGP (STF) as additional charge in addition to his current substantive posting with effect from the date of taking over charge.
There were several other promotions and reshuffles in the department as well.