Major reshuffle in Police Dept; East Khasi Hills DC transferred

Just ahead of the Assembly elections, the state Government carried out a major reshuffle in the state police department as well as transferred the East Khasi Hills Deputy Commissioner.

Senior IAS officer, S C Sadhu on Monday has been appointed as the new deputy commissioner (DC) of East Khasi Hills district.

Sadhu replaces Isawanda Laloo, who has been transferred and posted as Director and Secretary of the Community and Rural Development department.

According to the notification issued, Laloo will also assume charge as Secretary of Agriculture and Farmer’s Welfare department, according to a notification issued by Commissioner and Secretary in charge of Personnel and A.R. (A) department.

Meanwhile, East Khasi Hills District gets new Superintendent of Police (SP) as Dr Raghavendra Kumar M.G, IPS, commandant 4th MLP Battalion, Sophian has been transferred and posted as Superintendent of Police (SP), EKH in place of Sylvester Nongtnger, MPS, who has been transferred and posted as SP, F&ES Shillong replacing Spill Thamar, MPS who has been transferred and posted as Chief Security Officer, MePDCL.

West Khasi Hills SP Herbert G Lyngdoh has been transferred as SP of Anti-Infiltration Directorate and SP (Cit) Vivek Syiem has been appointed as Assistant Inspector General (Law & Order).

Chief Security Officer, MePDCL Nangkiew K Syiem has been transferred as the Assistant Inspector General of Police (R) and Darwin M Sangma has been appointed as new SP of West Khasi Hills.

SP of F&ES Spill Thamar has been transferred as the Chief Security Officer, MePDCL while SP Anti-Infiltration Directorate Ringrang TG Momin has been posted as the SP (City), Shillong.

Pherbak Singh Marwein, Assistant Commandant, 1st MLP Battalion, Mawiong has been transferred and posted as Sub-Divisional Police Officer, Mawshynrut, West Khasi Hills .

Pynhunlang Manik Syiem, Deputy Superintendent of Police (Security Wing), SB, Shillong is transferred and posted as the Sub Divisional Police Officer, Sohra, East Khasi Hills.