Four DIGs, including the DIG in charge of the CID, and 15 other police officers have been transferred.
Accordingly, Acting DIG W. Tilakaratne has been appointed as the new DIG in charge of the CID.
This was announced by a statement issued by the Police Headquarters.
Former DIG in charge of the CID S.P. Ranasinghe has been transferred from the post to the Police Headquarters.
In addition, DIG K.N.J. Wedasinghe has been posted as the Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of the Galle District as well as the Matara and Hambantota Districts. DIG V.P.C.A. Siriwardena has been transferred to serve as DIG Child and Women Bureau.