Security during Chief Justice of India visit: DCP suspended
GUWAHATI: Dispur placed West Guwahati Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Bhanwar Lal Meena under suspension with immediate effect for lapses in security provided to Chief Justice of India Justice Ranjan Gogoi when the latter was visiting Kamakhya Temple in the city on November 17, 2018.
This was the first visit of Justice Gogoi to the State after taking oath as the Chief Justice of India.
According to a notification issued on Saturday, during the period of this order in force, the West Guwahati DCP shall be in the Assam Police Headquarters and shall not leave the headquarters without permission from the competent authority.
The State Governor was not satisfied with the security lapse during the visit of Kamakhya by the Chief Justice.