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Ishwar Singh is new Punjab vigilance bureau chief

The Fact News Service
Chandigarh, January 6

The Punjab government on Thursday appointed additional director general of police (ADGP) Ishwar Singh, a 1993-batch Indian Police Service officer, as the new chief of the state vigilance bureau (VB).

The notification regarding the appointment of Ishwar Singh as chief director, Punjab VB, was issued by governor Banwarilal Purohit.

Uppal, who was appointed by the Capt Amarinder Singh-led government, had proceeded on leave after chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi took over following which officiating Punjab director general of police (DGP) S Chattopadhyaya was given the additional charge of the vigilance chief.