12 February 2019
Bhubaneswar: The State Government on Tuesday effected a major reshuffle in the IPS cadre. As per the notification issued by the Home Department, Additional DGP Intelligence Sunil Roy has been appointed as Special DG, Intelligence on promotion to the rank of DG Police.
Transport Commissioner Sanjeeb Panda has been posted as the new IGP Law and Order in place of Amitabh Thakur who has been posted as the IGP of State Armed Police.
Himanshu Lal is the new DIG of South Western Range (Koraput) and Ashis Singh has been posted as DIG Intelligence (In-Charge CM's security).
Mahendra Pratap has been posted as the Additional DGP Prisons and Department of Correctional Services while Binaynand Jha has been posted as the Additional DGP and Director Investigation, Odisha Human Rights commission (OHRC).
1989-batch IPS officer, SM Narvane has been posted as Additional DGP Human Rights Protection Cell (HRPC). Crime Branch DIG, S Shyni has been posted as IGP Biju Patnaik State Police Academy. 2000-batch IPS officer Yatindra Koyal has been posted as IG Police, Southern Range, Berhampur.
Sarthak Sarangi is the new Rourkela SP in place of Uma Shankar Dash who will be taking over as the new SP of Puri. Sarah Sharma has been posted as SP, Gajapati and Anupama James as SP, Dhenkanal. Rahul PR has been posted as SP, CID CB (STF).
Nabarangpur SP, Vivekananda Sharma has been shifted to Police Headquarters as Assistant Inspector General. 2015-batch IPS officer Padmini Sahoo has been posted as DCP Headquarters.
Other important transfer and postings effected today were:
Rahul Jain (RR -2015) SDPO, Barbil has been posted as SP, Deogarh. Sarvana Vivek M (RR – 2015) SDPO, Malkangiri has been posted as SP, Rayagada. Kusalkar Nitin Dugdu (RR- 2015) SDPO, Baliguda has been posted as SP, Nawarangpur.
Pratyush Diwakar (RR- 2015) ASP-cum-ADC to Governor has been posted as SP-cum- ADC to Governor.
Madhab Chandra Sahoo has been posted as AIG Personnel, K Dongayat has been posted as I/C SRP, Cuttack. Amulya Kumar Das, I/C SP, Gajapati has been posted as I/C SP, Khurda.
Dipti Ranjan Ray, I/C SP, Khurda has been posted as I/C SP, CID CB. Santosh Kumar Nayak, I/C SP, Dhenkanal has been posted as I/C SP, SIW.
Pranadhan Mohapatra, I/C DCP, Hdqrs will be posted by the DGP(T) PEB at Headquarters. Radha Binod Panigrahi, I/C SP, CID CB has been posted as I/C SP, Cuttack. Rabinarayan Behera, AIG , Hdqrs will be posted by the DGP(T) PEB at Hdqrs.