Bhubaneswar, Nov 20(LocalWire) Senior IPS officer Abhay on Wednesday was appointed as the new Director General of Police (DGP).
1986-batch Odisha cadre IPS officer, Abhaya is currently officiating as Director of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy.
The incumbent DGP BK Sharma has been appointed as Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to Home Department, according to a government notification.
1988-batch Odisha cadre IPS officer Satyajit Mohanty has been appointed as Director Intelligence and will remain in charge as DGP till Abhay takes charge.
Mohanty is currently posted as Director General of Prisons & Director Correctional Services, Odisha.
1987-batch Odisha cadre IPS officer Sunil Roy has been appointed as D.G Fire Services, Civil Defence & Home Guards.