Harishekaran takes charge as IGP (Western Range)
Mangaluru: P Harishekaran took charge as the new IGP of Western Range on Friday. He was welcomed by the outgoing IGP Arun Chakravarthy at the IG's office in Mangaluru.
Chakravarthy has been transferred as the IGP (internal security division), Bengaluru.
An IPS officer of 1996 batch, Harishekaran earlier served as IGP and ACP (East), Bengaluru city. He is a recipient of President's Police Medal for Meritorious Service in 2013.