Vijay Kumar transferred and was posted as ADGP Law and Order J&K
Srinagar: The Government on Tuesday posted Vijay Kumar Birdi new Inspector General of Police Kashmir.
Local news agency Kashmir Scroll quoted an order reads, In the interest of administration, the following transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect:
Shri Vijay Kumar, IPS (AGMUT: 1997), ADGP Kashmir, is transferred and posted as ADGP (Law & Order), J&K.
A post in the rank of ADGP, viz. ADGP (Law & Order), J&K, is temporarily added to the J&K Segment of AGMUT Cadre in terms of 2d proviso to sub-rule (2) of Rule 4 of the Indian Police Service (Cadre) Rules, 1954, for a period of two years or until the post is held by said officer, whichever is earlier.
Shri Vidhi Kumar Birdi, IPS (AGMUT:2003), is posted as IGP Kashmir vice Shri Vijay Kumar, IPS. In addition, the officer shall also hold the charge of the post of IGP Armed Kashmir until further orders.
It is further ordered that the Zonal IGsP of Kashmir and Jammu shall report to ADGP (Law & Order), J&K, under the overall command and control of DGP, J&K, the order further reads.