08 December 2019
Bhubaneswar: Senior IPS officer Abhay will take charge as Odisha DGP on Monday. According to reports, the 1986-batch IPS officer will be arriving at Bhubaneswar in the afternoon.
Abhay will take over as DGP and Head of Odisha Police Force from Satyajit Mohanty who was appointed as DGP In-Charge on November 20.
Abhay was posted as the Director of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy (SVPNPA) at Hyderabad. During his tenure as SVPNPA Director, the senior cop trained the 70RR and 71 RR of IPS Probationers.
The Director's farewell parade for Abhay was held at the Academy early this week. "Shri Abhay had a brief but memorable tenure at NPA," the official Twitter handle of SVPNPA said.