IPS Sahota given additional charge of Punjab DGP
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi congratulated Sahota for taking the additional charge.I am fully confident that he will serve the people of Punjab to the best of his ability.
Sahota, a 1988-batch IPS officer, is presently holding the charge of the Special DGP (Armed Police, Jalandhar).
It will come into force with immediate effect, as per the order.
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Sahota, while terming all initiatives taken by the Punjab Police in past as extremely laudable, said that he will continue to work for further betterment of the state police.
“Further strengthening the fight against drugs and keeping vigil on bad elements besides maintaining law and order in the state are among my top priorities,” said the DGP in a statement here.
Sahota has served in various capacities in the state. Prior to the posting as the Special DGP, Armed Battalion, he remained the Special DGP of the Punjab Home Guards and Commandant General, Civil Defence.
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