Uttar Pradesh DGP Mukul Goel removed from his post for disobeying orders
Uttar Pradesh DGP Mukul Goel removed from his post for disobeying orders

Uttar Pradesh DGP Mukul Goel removed from his post for disobeying orders

The Director-General of Police (DGP) Mukul Goel has been removed from his post. The state government in a statement said that he was not taking interest in work and was disobeying orders.

It was also mentioned in the statement that the Director-General of Police Mukul Goel has been shunted to an insignificant post of the Director-General of the Civil Defence department.

Notably, for now, the Additional Director General of Police Prashant Kumar is handling his position.

According to reports, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath was unhappy with his performance and last month, he even skipped a key meeting with the Chief Minister on the law and order situation in the state.

For those who don’t know, Mukul Goel took over as the position of the state’s top cop in July 29021. Goes said that he would focus on crime control and ensure that policemen are sensitive and connected to people in the state.

He was a 1987 batch IPS office and had earlier worked as SP/SSP in Almora, Jalaun, Mainpuri, Gorakhpur, Varanasi, Saharanpur, Azamgarh and Meerut districts.

Apart from this, he was also posted in the Indo-Tibetan Border Police and the National Disaster Response Force.

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Published on : May 12, 2022 at 10:20 AM

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