Transfers in Police Dept.: Vipul Kumar is IGP Southern Range

Transfers in Police Dept.: Vipul Kumar is IGP Southern Range

August 20, 2019

Mysuru: The State Government has issued orders transferring four IPS officers, 14 Dy.SPs and 27 Inspectors.

Vipul Kumar, Director, Karnataka Police Academy, Mysuru, has been given the additional charge as IGP Southern Range.

Meanwhile, Hassan SP Dr. A.N. Prakash Gowda has been transferred without posting. He has been replaced by Dr. Ram Nivas Sepat, who was serving as SP, ACB. Patil Vinayak Vasanthrao and former Mandya SP Shivaprakash Devraj have been appointed as Kalburagi and Uttara Kannada SPs respectively. 

Virajpet Circle Inspector Kumar Aradhya has been transferred to Kushalnagar and Kushalnagar Circle Inspector Kyathegowda has been transferred to Virajpet.

Apart from this, a total of 227 Sub-Inspectors have been promoted as Inspectors. V.D. Mamata, who was serving as SI in Yelwal Police Station, has been promoted and posted to Mahila Police Station. The post was vacant for the past one-and-a-half years following the transfer of previous Inspector Jayarathna to Karnataka Lokayukta.


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