In this third transfers of IPS officers in Punjab Police, the 18 IPS have been reshuffled by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government.
A 1997-batch IPS officer Naunihal Singh who was among those available for posting was Inspector General (Personnel) in addition IG (Punjab Armed Police-II and Disaster Management), Jalandhar, relieving Gursharan Singh Sandhu of the additional charge of IG (Personnel).
The other IPS officers who were available for posting were 2003-batch IPS officer Sukhchain Singh Gill (who has been posted as IG (Headquarters against a vacant post); 2008-batch IPS officer Rahul S (posted as DIG administration against vacant post; Jagdale Nilambri (posted as DIG (Cyber Crime) against vacant post); 2010-batch-IPS officer Patil Ketan Baliram (posted as AIG (Training) Punjab); 2012-batch IPS officer Amneet Kondal (posted as AIG (Counter Intelligence in place of Punjab Police Service officer Harkamalpreet Singh); 2013-batch IPS officer Kanwardeep Kaur (posted as AIG (Personnel-II) in place of Akhil Chaudhary); 2014-batch-IPS officer Deepak Pareek (who has been posted as AIG (Personnel-I in place of Gaurav Garg); 2014-batch IPS officer Sachin Gupta (posted as AIG Intelligence); 2014-batch IPS officer Varun Kumar (also posted as AIG Intelligence); IPS officer Satinder Singh (posted as Commandant (In Service Training Centre), Kapurthala; and IPS officer Narinder Bhargav (posted AIG Crime, Bureau of Investigation, Ludhiana).
A 1999-batch IPS officer, Arun Kumar Mittal, who was IG Ropar Range, has been posted IG Crime in Punjab Bureau of Investigation.
A 2004-batch IPS officer Gurpreet Singh Bhullar, who was DIG Anti Gangster Task Force (AGTF), the recently formed wing of the State police, has been transferred as DIG Ropar Range. 2007-batch IPS officer S Boopathi, who was DIG Personnel has been transferred as DIG Jalandhar Range against vacant post. 2011-batch IPS officer Gaurav Garg has been shifted as AIG Crime in Punjab Bureau of Investigation. 2012-batch IPS officer Akhil Chaudhary has been shifted as AIG (Personnel-III). Harkamalpreet Singh has been posted as Commandant, 7th battalion, PAP, Jalandhar against vacant post.