Guwahati: India Police Officer (IPS) officer GP Singh has been appointed as Assam Director General of Police (DGP) of Assam Police on January 28.
Singh took over for Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta, who will retire at the end of his term.
After being named Assam’s DGP, Singh congratulated Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and expressed his eagerness to serve the people of Assam.
”With the blessings of Maa Kamakhya, I look forward to the opportunity of serving the people of Assam. Gratitude to the Honourable Chief minister Assam for reposing trust in me to lead the glorious Assam Police. @assampolice @CMOfficeAssam,” he tweeted.
Soon after the development, people wished Singh for being appointed as Assam’s DGP.
”Heartiest congratulations to Shri @gpsinghips on being appointed as DGP, Assam Police.
I am confident that under your watchful eyes, peace & harmony will continue to prevail in Assam.
Also, my best wishes to outgoing DGP Shri Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta for his invaluable service,” Chief Executive Member of the Bodoland Territorial Council, Pramod Boro tweeted.