21 November 2019
Cuttack: IPS officer Dr Satyajit Mohanty on Thursday assumed office as interim DG of Odisha Police. He will be holding the office until newly appointed DGP Abhay takes charge.
After assuming office he said that he is grateful to the Government for reposing their faith on him and it is will be his prime duty to maintain law and order in the State in cooperation with officers of Odisha Police.
Dr Mohanty, a 1988-batch Odisha cadre IPS officer, was appointed as Special DG Intelligence in a late evening reshuffle on Wednesday and directed to take additional charge of DGP immediately.