Bengaluru, June 29 (PTI) Senior Police Officer P S Harsha
assumed charge as Commissioner for the Department of
Information and Public Relations here on Monday.
Harsha was earlier the Mangaluru Commissioner of Police.
He had served as the Commissioner of Information and
Public Relations earlier too.
He took charge from outgoing Commissioner S N
Siddaramappa, an official release said.
Siddaramappa has been transferred as Deputy Inspector
General of Police, CID ( Economic Offences Wing ) here.
Harsha, who served as City Police Commissioner since
August 2019 in Mangaluru, expressed his gratitude to
Mangalorians through social media in local Tulu language for
their cooperation and support.
He was under fire from some political leaders and
organisations over alleged police excesses during the violence
that took place in December in which two persons were killed
during anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protests. PTI KSU
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