The state government transferred Mysuru District Superintendent of Police Abhinav Khare on Monday.
Abhinav Khare, who was serving as the Mysuru district SP from June 2013, has been transferred to Shimoga and Ravi Channannavar has been appointed as the Mysuru’s new Superintendent of Police. Abhinav Khare, a 2009 batch IPS officer, was attached to DGP office before he was appointed as the Superintendent of Police to Mysuru.
Ravi Channannavar, who is appointed as the new SP, is a native of Neelagund village in Gadag taluk. He had secured 703rd rank in the Civil Services Examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). He was serving as the Shivamogga SP. A section of residents of bommannakatte in Shivamogga had raised slogans, urging the government to retain him in the district.