Pramod Ban, a 1995 batch IPS officer will be joining as new Commissioner of Police, Ludhiana on Monday.
After joining on May 28 this year as CP, IPS R K Jaiswal was transferred as DIG Ropar range on Saturday as per orders from Department of Home Affairs and Justice, Government of Punjab. Earlier, Ban had served as SP City-1 from 2000 to 2002 and DCP in 2010. He was now serving as Director-cum-Inspector General (IG) of special security group in CM security. A native of Uttar Pradesh, Ban is B Tech in Fibre Technology from REC Kanpur.
This is fourth time in past few months that the top cop has been changed. Prior to this- Paramjit Singh Gill (two times), Nirmal Singh Dhillon, Sanjeev Kalra and then R K Jaiswal were posted as CP Ludhiana and transferred after short intervals of service.