Replacing Rakesh Maria, Ahmed Javed has been appointed as the new Mumbai Police Commissioner. Maria, on the other hand, has been promoted to DG Home Guards.
Additional Chief Secreatry K P Bakshi said, “Maria has been promoted to the director general rank and posted as the DG of Home Guards in Mumbai in place of Ahmed Javed. Javed (who was DG-Home Guards) becomes the new CP of Mumbai.”
“The post of Mumbai Police Commissioner has been upgraded to ‘Director General’ rank post”, he added.
Both Maria and Javed are 1981 batch IPS officers.