Twist in selection of new AP DGP; N Sambasiva Rao appointed full-time DGP
The AP government has appointed N Sambasiva Rao as full-time DGP. The UPSC had raised objection over the inclusion of senior IPS officers N Sambasiva Rao, Malakondaiah and Ramana Murthy, who will be retiring in less than a year and had rejected two lists sent by the AP government. The state government came to know that few senior IPS officers from AP have been misleading the UPSC. Now, the UPSC will be forced to accept DGP’s appointment. The government was of the view Sambasiva Rao as DGP has handled the serious issues in sensitive way.