Hitesh Chandra Awasthi takes charge as interim UP DGP

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Last Updated: Sat, Feb 1st, 2020, 00:57:27hrs
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Hitesh Chandra Awasthi (sitting on chair) takes charge as interim DGP of Uttar Pradesh.

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 1 (ANI): Hitesh Chandra Awasthi took charge as the interim Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP), replacing OP Singh, who retired on Friday.

Awasthi is a 1985-batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer.
He has served in the CBI for 13 years and is presently posted as Director-General Vigilance. He will retire in June 2021.
Singh took charge as the Uttar Pradesh DGP in January 2018. (ANI)

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