Haryana Police have allowed certainly one of its officers to attract wage for the post of ADGP (human rights and litigation), regardless of such a post not having been sanctioned within the Commissionerate of Gurgaon, The Indian Express has learnt.
In February this yr, the state authorities had appointed an ADGP rank IPS officer Kala Ramachandran as Commissioner of Police, Gurgaon. However, simply 4 days after her appointment, the Gurgaon police had knowledgeable the state police headquarters that “the post of ADGP is not sanctioned in Commissionerate of Gurgaon” including “just one post of IGP is sanctioned in Commissionerate of Gurgaon”. Then, the Gurgaon police additionally requested the wage of Kala Ramachandran be hooked up with one other unit.
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In response to this, the state police headquarters knowledgeable the Gurgaon police that the wage of Kala Ramachandran could also be withdrawn in opposition to the vacant post of state ADGP (human rights and litigation) until additional orders.
When the state authorities took the choice to decide for the commissionerate system for Gurgaon in 2007, it was categorically talked about within the notification of house division that “an Inspector General of Police (IGP), often known as Commissioner of Police, shall be the pinnacle of the police pressure within the commissionerate.”
“There shall be a joint commissioner of police within the rank of Deputy Inspector General of Police to help the commissioner in discharge of his duties and duties,” the notification then learn.
Sources within the police division mentioned that cases of an ADGP rank officer being posted in opposition to an IGP rank post is not restricted to Gurgaon merely.
“In the sphere, there are eight IGP rank assignments in Haryana, with solely three such officers being posted — on the Hisar and Karnal police ranges and Faridabad Commissionerate. At 5 different locations — Ambala, Rohtak, south police ranges, Gurgaon and Panchkula Police commissionerates — ADGP rank officers have been posted at IGP rank posts. Most of the IPS officers desire their postings on the sphere, as a substitute of police headquarters, even after attaining seniority within the division. However, typically this causes heartburn amongst IGP rank officers who need to lead the police vary as per their seniority.”
The difficulty of ADGP rank officers’ posting at police vary stage and commissionerate stage has been raked up by a piece of IPS officers at a time when questions are being raised over the promotion handed to a number of IPS officers prior to now few years. Sources mentioned the federal government is now “legally inspecting” the promotion of IPS officers from the 1994, 1996, 2001, 2003 and 2004 batches accomplished prior to now few years. Sources additional mentioned that the state house division has been discussing the difficulty with high officers of the police pressure too.
A senior officer of the state authorities informed The Indian Express that the promotions have been accomplished as per guidelines and with prior approval of the Chief Minister and Home Minister.