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Centre approves extension of Gujarat DGP for three months

The Union government on Thursday granted three months extension to Gujarat Director General of Police Shivanand Jha, who was scheduled to retire from the service on April 30. Jha is a 1983-batch Gujarat-cadre IPS officer. The extension was approved by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet, the committee said in a release. “The Appointments Committee...

DGP Shivanand Jha warns people against attack on frontline workers fighting COVID-19 battle

The Gujarat Police has warned people to refrain from attacking frontline workers engaged in the battle against coronavirus in the state or be ready to face action. Director general of police Shivanand Jha said six cases related to attack on frontline workers have been registered in the state during the lockdown and 22 people have...

Know when 11 IPS officers including DGP Shivanand Jha will retire?

Gandhinagar: Gujarat DGP Shivanand Jha will retire in April, while AK Singh, who has recently has been appointed the DG of SPG, is scheduled to retire next year. Eleven IPS officers of Gujarat cadre, including these two officers, are due to retire in the next one year due to age limit.  IGP RJ Savani of...

“Women Empowerment Not a Priority For District SPs and CPs, Police Has Failed to Stop Rapes”: ADG Anil Pratham

Hitesh Chavda, Gandhinagar:  In the last 48 hours 3 incidents of rape occurred in the state, there is an atmosphere of anger and anxiety across the state and people are increasingly concerned about the safety of girls and women. Anil Pratham, the ADG of the Women’s cell of the Government of Gujarat has expressed concern...