Lucknow. Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police Om Prakash (OP) Singh, who joined the race for the post of Chief Information Commissioner in Uttar Pradesh, retired on Friday i.e. today. Ritual parade was organized at Lucknow Police Line within the morning within the farewell of DGP OP Singh. In line with the decades-old custom, the Kingsway Dodge automotive was pulled up and bid farewell to DGP OP Singh. This automotive, bought in 1956, has been the hallmark of DGP's farewell ceremony. The names of a number of DG degree officers have been within the race. Dinner might be held on 1 February in Police Officer Mess in farewell to DGP OP Singh.
In the race for brand new DGP after OP Singh's retirement, 1986 batch IPS officer DG Sujan Vir Singh, 1987 batch IPS officer DG EOW Dr RP Singh, DG of the identical batch UP State Human Rights Commission GL Meena, DG Fire Service Vishwajit Mahapatra, 1988 batch DG Police Recruitment and Promotion Board RK Vishwakarma, DG Jail Anand Kumar and DG DS Chauhan getting back from central deputation We are strolling
IPS raised questions
IG Civil Defense Amitabh Thakur has raised questions concerning the conduct of the farewell operate in a unique method on the completion of three DG degree officers. <! –
Amitabh Thakur has additionally commented on social media about this. He stated that three DGs are retiring on 31 January. Among them, the farewell of 1 DG Mahendra Modi might be within the Police Officer Mess on the night time of 31 January and the second DGP OP Singh might be within the Police Officer Mess on February 1 individually. The third DG Bhavesh Kumar Singh's departure was additionally on the night time of 31 January, however now there isn’t a discover of his departure. Amitabh Thakur has raised the query that we can’t even give equal respect to officers of equal rank.
Hitesh Chandra Awasthi grew to become appearing DGP
The authorities has determined to make DG Vigilance Hitesh Chandra Awasthi as appearing DGP. Hitesh Chandra Awasthi, a 1985 batch IPS officer, was on the forefront of the seniority checklist within the race to grow to be DGP. Hitesh Chandra Awasthi was the one contender in case DGP was chosen on the idea of seniority.