Big change in Jammu and Kashmir Police, 50 SP level officers transferred

Jammu and Kashmir Police
Jammu and Kashmir Police

As part of a major reshuffle in the Jammu and Kashmir Police administration, 50 Superintendent of Police (SP) level officers have been transferred. According to the transfer orders issued by the Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday, the names of Superintendents of Police of Awantipora and Pulwama are also among the officers who have been transferred.

Mohammad Yousuf, SP of Awantipora has been transferred as SP , Pulwama. Ghulam Jeelani Wani from Pulwama has been transferred to the police headquarters keeping him on the waiting list. Aijaz Ahmad Zargar has been posted as the new SP of Awantipora. Swaran Singh Kotwal, posted as SSP (Security) in Jammu, has been transferred as Commandant of the 1st Battalion of SDRF, Srinagar. This post was already vacant.

Mohammad Ashraf, Commandant, IPO – 12 07 Battalion, has been posted as Commandant, 13th Battalion, India Reserve in place of Aijaz Ahmad Bhat. Aijaz Ahmad Bhat has been sent to the 10th Battalion of the India Reserve in place of Fayaz Ahmad Lone. Mohammad Arif Rishu has been removed from SSP (Railways) Jammu and posted on the vacant post of Commandant of 8th Battalion of India Reserve. Fayaz Ahmad Lone has been posted as a Staff Officer of IG Armed/IRP of Kashmir in place of Javid Ahmad Dar. Shamsher Hussain, Commandant, 13th Battalion, Jammu and Kashmir Armed Police, has been posted as SSP (Security), Jammu in place of Swaran Singh Kotwal.

Manzoor Ahmed, SP ( Traffic) Kashmir, has been posted as Staff Officer to ADGP (Security), Jammu and Kashmir, in place of Ravinder Pal Singh. Awantipora SP Mohammad Yousuf has been posted as SP, Pulwama in place of Ghulam Jeelani Wani. At the same time, APCR (kashmir) Liaquat Ali was transferred and posted as Commandant of India Reserve – 9th Battalion. This post was already vacant. Abrar Ahmed Chaudhary has been removed from India Reserve 5th Battalion and posted as Commandant in 12th Battalion in place of Mohammad Arshad.

The Vice Principal of STC, Talwara has been made the Principal. Here the post of principal was lying vacant. Javid Ahmed Dar , SO to IGP Armed/IR Kashmir has been posted as the Commandant of 3rd Battalion (Security) of J&K Armed Police in place of Sukhdev Raj. Sukhdev Raj has been transferred as the commandant of India Reserve 7 DL Battalion. Sanjay Kumar Bhagat, the commandant of the women’s battalion in Kashmir, has been made the commandant of the 14th battalion of the Jammu and Kashmir Armed Police in place of Raj Singh. Raj Singh has been transferred as SP of CID Cell in New Delhi. This post was also vacant.

M Faisal Qureshi, who was till now posted as Joint Director (Headquarters) in SSF, has been posted on the vacant post of SP Traffic (City) in Jammu. On the other hand, Ranjit Singh, posted as Vice Principal in PTS Kathua, has been made SP Traffic (Rural) in Jammu. Till now Mohan Lal Kaith was posted on this post. Mohan Lal Kaith has been posted as SP (Railways) in place of Mohammad Arif Rishu in Jammu itself. Deputy Commandant Raja Adil Hamid Ganai has been posted as SP at CID (A) Headquarters in place of Aijaz Ahmad Zargar.