The state government on Monday shifted 16 IPS officers, including four of DG rank.
Naveen Arora, IG attached to DGP office, and Neelabhaj Choudhury, IG PAC, have been posted in Lucknow as JCPs. While Arora will JCP (Law and Order), Choudhury will be JCP (Crime and Headquarters).
DIG PAC, Akhilesh Kumar will be ACP (Law and Order) and Sriparna Ganguli will be ACP (Crime and HQ) in Noida.
S Javid Ahmed, who was awaiting posting after coming from Central deputation, has been made DG (Fire Services) replacing Vishwajeet Mahapatra, who has been made DG (Rules and Manuals).
GL Meena, who was awaiting posting, has been made DG (Human Rights Commission), replacing DL Ratnam, who has been shifted as DG (State Human Rights).
ADG attached to DGP office Sandeep Salunke has been posted as ADG (Technical Services), replacing Asim Arun, who will now look after Dial 112.
ADG/IG Gorakhpur JN Singh has been made ADG, Kanpur zone, replacing Prem Prakash, who has been made ADG, Prayagraj.
IG (Law and Order) Praveen Kumar, has been made IG, Meerut Zone, while DIG (Jail) Luv Kumar has been made DIG, Gorakhpur range.