Mumbai: Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh has announced on Wednesday that Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh is being transferred. Hemant Nagarale will replace Param Bir Singh as Mumbai Police’s Commissioner.
Furthermore, additional charge of Director General of Police (DGP) for Maharashtra has been handed to Rajneesh Seth whereas Sanjay Pandey will head the Maharashtra State Security Corporation.
Meanwhile, the now-former Mumbai Police Commissioner, Param Bir Singh has been given the responsibility of DG-Home Guard. Big decision of the government. Hemant Nagarale will be the new Mumbai Police Commissioner.
Additional charge of the post of Director General of Police of Maharashtra State has been given to Rajneesh Sheth. Responsibility of Maharashtra State Security Corporation has been given to Sanjay Pandey. Param Bir Singh will head the Home Guard,” Maharashtra HM Anil Deshmukh said in a tweet.
The announcement by the Maharashtra Home Minister comes amid hectic back-to-back meetings over 4 days by top leaders in the Maharashtra government, the MVA allies Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress, and the top police officers of the state. Sachin Vaze was arrested by the NIA and is in its custody till March 25 as the agency probes how a gelatin sticks-laden Scorpio car came to be placed outside the Antilia residence of Mukesh Ambani on February 25.