Srinagar, Oct 3: Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday appointed Atul Kumar Goel as in charge DIG North Kashmir.
“In the interest of the administration, Shri Atul Kumar Goel, IPS, (JK: 2004), awaiting orders of posting in PHQ, is posted as I/C DIG, NKR, Baramulla, relieving Shri V.K. Birdi, IPS, DIG, CKR, Srinagar, of the additional charge of the post,” read an order issued by the government.
Later, in a statement, the police said that Atul Kumar Goel IPS has taken over as DIG North Kashmir Police Range. He is 2004 IPS officer.
“He has had very important postings like SDPO R.S Pora and SDPO Kothibagh, SP South city Srinagar, SP Kathua and SSP Jammu,” said a spokesman.