Bhubaneswar, Dec 5:
The state government today effected a minor reshuffle in the senior IPS cadre.
According to a Home department notification, 1994 batch IPS officer Yeshwant Kumar Jethwa has been appointed as IG, South-western Range after completing his overseas training.
Jethwa has replaced SS Devdatt Singh, the 1998 batch IPS officer, who has been appointed as DIG, (Operations).
S Shyani, the 2001 batch IPS officer has been posted as new Commandant of Odisha State Armed Police (OSAP) 7th Battalion after her return from Central deputation.
Besides, Purushottam Sahu has been appointed as DCP (Headquarters), the notification said.