Odisha effects reshuffle in IPS cadre; Sunil Roy appointed Special DG Intelligence

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the general elections, Odisha government today effected a major reshuffle in the IPS cadre and promoted Sunil Roy to the rank of special director general (DG) of police (Intelligence). At present, Roy is posted as director, Intelligence.

As per the notification issued by the Odisha Home Department, Binayanand Jha has been appointed ADGP and director Investigation, OHRC while Human Rights Protection Cell (HRPC) ADG, Mahendra Pratap has been appointed ADG-cum-IG of Prisons and Directorate of Correctional Services.

IG Law and Order, Amitabh Thakur has been appointed IG Special Armed Police; DIG Crime Branch S. Shyni has been promoted to the rank of IG and posted at Biju Patnaik State Police Academy.

The list of police officers who are transferred is below:
• Sunil Roy ADGP Director, Intelligence has been posted as Special DG, Intelligence.
• Binyanand Jha ADGP, Attached to Home Department, has been posted as ADGP & Director, Investigation, OHRC.
• Sidhartha Mahadu Narvane ADGP & Director, Investigation OHRC has been posted as ADGP, HRPC.
• Mahendra Pratap ADGP, HRPC has been posted as ADGP-cum-IG of Prison & DCS, Odisha.
• Transport Commissioner Sanjeeb Panda has been posted as ADG, Law & Order.
• Amitabh Thakur IGP, Law & Order has been posted as IGP, SAP, Odisha.
• S.Shyni DIGP, CID CB has been posted as IGP, BPSPA
• Himansu Kumar Lal DIG, SAP, Odisha has been posted as DIG, SWR, Koraput.
• Yatindra Koyal IGP, STF has been posted as IG, SR, Berhampur
• Ashis Kumar Singh, DIG, SR, Berhampur has been posted as DIG, Intelligence (I/c CM’s Security).
• Sarthak Sarangi, SP, Puri has been posted as SP, Rourkela.
• Umashankar Dash, SP, Rourkela has been posted as SP, Puri.
• Sarah Sharma, SP, BPSPA has been posted as SP, Gajapati.
• Anupama James, SP, Deogarh has been posted as SP, Dhenkanal.
• Rahul P.R. SP, Rayagada has been posted as SP, CID CB (STF).
• Vivekananda Sharma, SP Nawarangpur-attached to SP Hdqrs, Cuttack has been posted as AIG of Police, Hdqrs., Cuttack.
• Padmini Sahoo SDPO Panposh has been posted as DCP, Hdqrs.
• Rahul Jain, SDPO, Barbil has been posted as SP, Deogarh.
• Sarvana Vivek M, SDPO, Malkangiri has been posted as SP, Rayagada.
• Kusalkar Nitin Dugdu, SDPO, Baliguda has been posted as SP, Nawarangpur.
• Pratyush Diwakar, ASP-cum-ADC to Governor has been posted as SP-cum- ADC to Governor
• Madhab Ch. Sahoo, I/C SP, has been posted as Cuttack Rural AIG (Pers.)
• K. Dongayat, AIG (Pers.) has been posted as I/C SRP, Cuttack.
• Amulya Kumar Das, I/C SP, Gajapati has been posted as I/C SP, Khurda.
• Dipti Ranjan Ray, I/C SP, Khurda has been posted as I/C SP, CID CB.
• Santosh Kumar Nayak, I/C SP, Dhenkanal has been posted as I/C SP, SIW
• Pranadhan Mohapatra, I/C DCP, Hdqrs will be posted by the DGP(T) PEB at Hdqrs.
• Radha Binod Panigrahi, I/C SP, CID CB has been posted as I/C SP, Cuttack.
• Rabinarayan Behera, AIG, Hdqrs will be posted as DGP (T) PEB at Hdqrs.