After the retirement of Shivaji Bodkhe as Joint CP, Ravindra Shisve, Additonal Commissioner (Protection and Security), Mumbai, was promoted and named as his successor. Ankush Shinde, Deputy Inspector General (Gadchiroli) was promoted to Solapur City commissioner.
If candidates are not allocated any of the cadres for which they have indicated a preference, they shall be allotted along with other candidates any of remaining cadres, arranged in an alphabetical order, where there are vacancies, the policy said.
"The government of India is considering to amend the relevant rules to incorporate the criteria of physical fitness as a mandatory measure for promotion of IPS officers to various grades in IPS," Kiren Rijiju said.
The IPS officers will also have to possess expertise in three domains -- areas of operations-- like intelligence, economic offences, cyber crimes, VIP or industrial security, counter insurgency and anti-terrorism among others.