SP Vaid appointed Jammu and Kashmir Police Chief

Jammu and Kashmir Government has appointed Dr SP Vaid as new Director General of Police (DGP) of the state. The decision to appoint was taken in a state cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Mehaboba Mufti in Jammu. Vaid will succeed K Rajendra Kumar who was appointed in May 2014 and completed his three-year term.Vaid is a 1986-batch IPS officer of J&K cadre who is presently working as Special DGP (Law and Order).