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Kamal Pant appointed as new CP, Bengaluru

By IndianMandarins- 02 Aug 2020


The Karnataka government has brought in Additional Director General of Police (Intelligence) Kamal Pant (IPS:1990) as the Bengaluru Police Commissioner in a reshuffle of police personnel. Pant comes in as the city police Commissioner in place of Bhaskar Rao (IPS:1990).

According to a government order, Rao will handle internal security as ADGP, a post which was lying vacant due to the promotion of P S Sandhu (1987). Along with the two officials, ADGP B Dayananda (IPS: 1994) who was in charge of the Criminal Investigation Department and Economic Offences, has been made the new intelligence chief.


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