Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, September 25
A 1988-batch IPS officer, Iqbal Preet Singh Sahota on Saturday assumed the extra Cost of Director Common of Police (Head of Police Power) Punjab.
The event comes after DGP Dinkar Gupta, a 1987-batch IPS officer, proceeded on go away.
In accordance with the orders issued by the state authorities, Iqbal Preet Singh Sahota would additionally proceed to carry the cost of Particular DGP, Armed Battalion, Punjab.
After assuming cost, newly-appointed DGP Punjab held a gathering with all the highest brass of Punjab Police.
DGP Iqbal Preet Singh Sahota, whereas terming all of the initiatives taken by the Punjab Police in previous as extraordinarily laudable, stated he’ll proceed to work for additional betterment of the state police.
“Additional strengthening the struggle towards medicine and retaining vigil on unhealthy components, in addition to, sustaining legislation and order within the state are amongst my high priorities,” stated the DGP.
Notably, DGP Iqbal Preet Singh Sahota has served in varied capacities within the state. Previous to the posting as Particular DGP Armed Battalion Punjab, he had remained Particular DGP, Punjab Residence Guards, and Commandant Common Civil Defence.
He had additionally served as ADGP, PAP Jalandhar; ADGP Railways, ADGP Prisons, ADGP Administration, Director Bureau of Investigation and different main posts in Punjab Police.