Sharma was transferred on Thursday, a day after a video
emerged showing her arguing with Samajwadi Party MLA Abu Asim
Azmi over the issue of migrant workers, an official said.
Sharma, who was attached to the Nagpada police station
in central Mumbai, was transferred to Chembur in the suburbs
in the evening, an official said.
Azmi had staged a protest demanding transfer of Sharma
alleging mismanagement by police in sending migrant labourers
back to their hometowns.
A video of the verbal argument between the two had
However, senior officials said Sharma had requested
for transfer which was accepted.
Jai Prakash Bhosale has succeeded Sharma at the
Nagpada police station. PTI DC