Staff Reporter

KARUR: K. Shanmugavel has taken over as the Superintendent of Police of Karur district.

He succeeds P. Sukumar, who has replaced him as the DCP (Law and Order), Coimbatore City. Mr. Shanmugavel had served as the Additional Superintendent of Police in Karur district between 1998 and 2000, besides having served as the SP, Salem District and also worked with the Special Task Force set up to nab Veerappan.

He said emphasis would be on improving police-public relationship and solving pending cases.

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