MeraNews Network, Gandhinagar: The Departmental Promotion Committee has approved the promotions of several senior IPS officers from the Gujarat Police currently serving in the serving amongst the ranks of SPs to Additional IGs. There is a possibility of these promotions being clubbed with their transfers too.

Amongst the top cops who have been approved of a promotion by the DPC, 1994 batch IPS officer Manoj Shashidhar will get promoted as the Additional Director General of Police, while 2001 batch IPS officer Vipul Agrawal, Suresh Dave, Mayank Chavda, Girish Singhal and JR Mothaliya will get promoted to the rank of IGP.

Maninder Singh Pawar, the 2005 batch IPS officer who is currently an SP and other including Himanshu Shukla, Raghvendra Vats, Premvir Singh, MS Bharada and HR Chaudhury will get promoted as a DIG. While a few officers would see themselves rise up the rank in the region they are currently posted at, but many might get transferred along with their promotion, and the whole process would get completed before Diwali.