TIRUCHI: Sunil Kumar Singh on Friday took charge as the Commissioner of Police, Tiruchi. He replaces Prateep V. Philip, who has been transferred to Chennai. Mr. Singh was previously the Commissioner of Police, Tirunelveli.
A 1988 batch IPS officer, Sunil Kumar Singh had served as Deputy Inspector General of Police, Ramnad, Tiruchi and Madurai Ranges earlier. He also held the additional charge of Commissioner of Police, Tiruchi when he was the DIG, Tiruchi Range.
Talking to the media here after assuming office, he said his main priorities would be maintenance of law and order, prevention and detection of crimes and dealing with rowdyism.