Chandannagar police commissioner Humayun Kabir resigns

CHANDAN NAGAR: Chandannagar Police Commissioner Humayun Kabir resigned on Friday citing personal reasons, a senior official of the state government said.

In December, Kabir was promoted to the rank of inspector-general of police (IGP).

Gaurav Sharma, who is currently the Kolkata Police’s Joint Commissioner (Establishment), has been named as the new commissioner of Chandannagar, a city in the Hooghly district.

Sharma will take over the new post on February 1.