The Appointments Committee of Cabinet (ACC) has empanelled 29 IPS officers at the level of Directorate General (DG) or DG Equivalent. Apart from these officers, almost a dozen officers are also in the race of DGs at various organisations as they were already been empanelled as DG last year.
DG, CRPF, Anand Prakash Maheshwari (IPS:1984:UP)is retiring in February and the post will be vacated for which race has begun.
IPS Officers from the 1986 batch to the 1988 batch have been waiting for the post of DG. Apart from reshuffle, DG level officers will be appointed for the post which is vacant for the last few months. Organisations like NCB, NSG, BPR&D, NHRC Investigation head are vacant for the last few months.
As per the govt. notification to amend the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act 2019, all officers of the J&K cadre of All India Services have become part of the AGMUT cadre. Now, Jammu and Kashmir officers can be transferred to all Union territories including Delhi, Puducherry, Andaman and Nicobar. Officers serving in other UTs can also be sent to the Valley.