Ahmed Javed replacesRakesh Maria as Mumbai Police Commissioner

Mumbai: In a dramatic turn of events Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria, who was heading the Sheena Bora Murder probe has been promoted to DG Home Guard, on Tuesday.

Rakesh Maria promoted as DG Home Guards, Ahmed Javed replaces him as Mumbai Police Commissioner

Ahmed Javed will be taking over as the Mumbai Commissioner of Police in place of Maria.

According to reports, the order has been officially issued to Maria. He will hand over the charge on Tuesday itself and Javed will be taking over.

The order came when Rakesh Maria has been personally monitoring the investigation into high profile Sheena Bora murder case.

Speaking to news channel, KB Bakshi, Home secretary Maharshtra said, “Rakesh Maria has been promoted to DG of Home Guards with immediate effect. The 1980 batch Ahmed Javed will be the new commissioner of Mumbai police.