KARNATAKA

2 IPS officers promoted

BANGALORE Nov. 24. D.V.Guruprasad and S.C.Saxena, both IPS officers, have been promoted and transferred.

According to an official release here, Mr. Guruprasad, Director-General, Environment Management and Policy Research Institute, Bangalore, has been promoted and appointed Additional Director-General of Police, Karnataka State Reserve Police, Bangalore, in the existing vacancy. Mr. Saxena, Inspector-General of Police (Forest Cell), Bangalore, is promoted and appointed Additional Director-General of Police (Railways), Bangalore, in the existing vacancy.

M. Lokaraj, Deputy Secretary in the Department of Energy, has been promoted as Joint Secretary to the upgraded post, according to another press release.