Mangalore, Sep 30: Newly appointed superintendent of police (SP) of Dakshina Kannada district Shantanu Sinha took charge of his office here on Monday September 30.
He took over as SP from Abhishek Goyal, who has been transferred as SP of Lokayukta, Bangalore.
Speaking to reporters after assuming charge, Shantanu Sinha said, “My main priority is to maintain law and order in the district. I will strive to do justice to my profession.
“I will study the situation in Dakshina Kannada and then decide on the future course of action under the guidance of senior officers,” he added.
Before coming to Dakshina Kannada as SP, he served as Lokayuktha SP, DSP in Mysore, and as sub-division ASP in Chennapatna. Shantanu Sinha, before joining Indian Police Service, had served 4 years in the IT field.