Lucknow: In a major reshuffle in the police
department in the backdrop of a spurt in incidents of rape,
Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday transferred nine senior IPS
officers, including an Inspector General in the Crime Branch
which was probing the rape of a girl in Lakhimpur Kheri.
M K Bashal, IG of CB-CID which was investigating the
rape incident, has been shifted to Moradabad in the same
capacity and he was replaced by IG Moradabad Badri Prasad
Singh, an official spokesman said here.
IG Allahabad R P Singh and IG Bareilly Javed Akhtar
have swapped places while IG Gorakhpur Sandeep Sanluke has
been posted as Secretary (Home).
IG intelligence Vijay Kumar has been posted in place
DIG, Chitrakoot, S K Mathur was transferred to
Devipatana in the same capacity and he will be replaced by DIG
of Faizabad Mutha Ashok Jain. DIG Devipatan Anand Swaroop has
been shifted to Faizabad.