Panel on IPS officers’ promotion to meet today


Jammu, A high-level screening committee headed by chief secretary BB Vyas is meeting in Jammu on Thursday to decide on promotion of 1993 and 1994 batch IPS officers to the level of ADGP.

Those in the “consideration zone” include SJM Gillani (director, Vigilance, J&K), Abdul Ghani Mir (IGP, CID), Muhammad Sulaiman Salaria (director SKPA), Alok Puri (IGP, Crime Branch) and Muneer Ahmad Khan (IGP, Kashmir range). All of them are 1994-batch IPS officers hailing from Jammu and Kashmir. The lone 1993 batch IPS officer in the “consideration zone” is Deepak Kumar, presently on central deputation.This would be the second meeting of the panel after the first one held in Srinagar few days ago.