Sunday, August 2, 2009

Special Commissioner for 2010 Commonwealth Games

The Union government on Tuesday assigned a special commissioner for Commonwealth Games 2010 and also carried out minor reshuffle among Delhi Police top and middle level offices.

Ajay Chadha, an IPS officer of 1977 batch, will be the special commissioner of police for Commonwealth Games. The sporting extravaganza is presently being headed by J K Sharma, a joint commissioner level officer.

Also, a 1987-batch officer M S Upadhaye, joint commissioner in charge of home guard and civil defense, has been transferred to the riot cell in the same rank.

S Vasudeo Rao will replace Upadhaye at home guard and civil defense wing. Rao is currently joint commissioner in riot cell. H M Meena, DCP in charge of Police Headquarters, has been transferred to Rashtrapati Bhawan security. The current DCP in Rashtrapati Bhavan security, SBS Tyagi, has been transferred to Andaman & Nicobar Island.

Assistant commissioner (Patel Nagar-Central District) Mangesh Kashyap has been transferred to Police Headquarters in the rank of additional DCP.