Ravideep Singh Sahi today took over as Inspector General of CRPF, Srinagar, following transfer of incumbent Atul Karwal to headquarters of the paramilitary force at New Delhi.
Sahi took charge of the Central Reserve Police Force at a simple ceremony, a spokesman of the CRPF said.
“Sahi joined CRPF as Assistant Commandant in 1986 and has vast experience of working in various operational theatres across the country including J&K, Punjab, Chhatishgarh and North East,” the spokesman said.
He said Sahi also worked on deputation to Lok Sabha Secretariat, Parliament of India.
“Sahi looks forward to work with other security agencies and J&K Administration for maintaining peace with the support and cooperation of the people of the Valley,” the spokesman said.