Two DIGs transferred

3 August 2014 07:18 am - 6     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Two DIGs have been transferred with immediate effect on the instructions of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) N. K. Illangakoon due to service requirements, Police said.

Police media spokesman Ajith Rohana said DIG V. Indran in-charge of the Kalutara and Panadura Divisions was transferred as the DIG in-charge of the Welfare Division at Police Headquarters.

DIG Sumith Edirisinghe in-charge of the Colombo South Division was transferred as the DIG of Kalutara and Panadura Divisions.

Meanwhile DIG G.D.A.K Senaratna was appointed as the DIG in-charge of the Nugegoda and Mount Lavnia Divisions which were previously under the supervision of DIG Sumith Edirisinghe.

SSP Rohana said DIG G.D.A.K Senaratna was appointed in addition to his functions as the DIG of the Traffic Division.(Darshana Sanjeewa)

  Comments - 6

  • caliph Monday, 04 August 2014 01:45 PM

    The government action is like treatment based on symptoms which is not a cure. The government is controlled by the extreme forces which it nurtured. The government action to remove DIG Indran is due to these extreme forces. It shows how weak the government is. via DM Android App

    Peter Sunday, 03 August 2014 01:28 PM

    ln the wonder of Asia there are two laws.One for the rulers and another for the rest of us. via DM Android App

    Dee Monday, 04 August 2014 04:28 AM

    Whenever some 'action' happens . A transfer follows.

    Jagath Leanage Sunday, 03 August 2014 09:31 AM

    We sense some sort of politics behind these transfers.

    Calistus Jayatilleke Sunday, 03 August 2014 10:19 AM

    It has come to be accepted that the term "service requirement" actually means "political expedience"

    caliph Monday, 04 August 2014 01:31 PM

    Why DIG Indran is transferred is anybodies guess. Every action of this government now is like fuel to fire. It shows the weakness of the government. Every act of the government shows its weekness. via DM Android App

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