The government of Jammu Kashmir on Thursday night removed the Director General of Jammu Kashmir Police SP Vaid from his charge and appointed Dilbag Singh as incharge Director General of police (DGP).
Singh who is currently DGP (Prisons) will hold the charge of the Jammu Kashmir DGP in addition to his own duties till a regular arrangement is made.
SP Vaid is transferred has been posted as the Transport commissioner as per the order issued by the Principal Secretary to government , Home Department.
NDTV recently reported that the removal of SP Vaid, 1986 batch IPS officer was on cards after the abduction of eleven family members of serving policemen in south Kashmir.
Author: Mohammed Ashraf Ganie
Ashraf is the chief correspondent for The Kashmiriyat from Kulgam District