Dehradun: Jyoti Swaroop Pande, an IPS
officer of 1976 batch, today took over as Uttarakhand Director
General of Police.
Pande was the Director General (Technical Services)
before he was appointed the state DGP.
He replaced Vijay Raghav Pant who was holding the
charge of acting DGP since July 12.
Before that Subash Joshi was the DGP who was relieved
of his charge in the wake of alleged beating up of a ruling
BJP MLA by police.