PP Pandey, a senior IPS officer has been appointed as the in-charge director general of police (DGP) of Gujarat. He has succeed Mr. P C Thakur, who was transferred to New Delhi. Pandey is a DGP rank IPS officer and currently posted as the Director of state Anti Corruption Bureau.
The announcement of the appointment of Mr. Thakur as the Director General of Civil Defence and Home Guards in Delhi made by a circular from the Ministry of Home Affairs. He was serving as the Gujarat DGP from 2013. The Appointments Committee of Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Mr. Pandey is a 1980 batch IPS of Gujarat cadre and currently out on bail in the controversial Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. He was re-inducted into service in the year 2015.
So lets discuss some questions related to this article which can be asked in the upcoming exams :
1. Name the person who has been appointed as the in-charge of Gujarat DGP ?
2. Mr. Pandey has succeed whom as new DGP of Gujarat ?
Courtesy : The Hindu