35 SSPs transferred, Thapa made Kathmandu in-charge

KATHMANDU: The Ministry of Home Affairs on Friday reshuffled the responsibility areas of 35 Senior Superintendent of Police (SSPs).

Officials said they were transferred as per a ministerial-level decision.

The SSPs have been transferred from and to various departments at the Nepal Police Headquarters, training centres, and district, zonal and regional police offices.

Meanwhile, SSP Bikram Singh Thapa will replace SSP Uttam Kumar Karkee as the chief of  Metropolitcan Police Range, Kathmandu.