Thiruvananthapuram: Taking vengeance on DGP Jacob Thomas, the state government has decided to demote him. Jacob Thomas, the most senior IPS officer of Kerala, will be demoted to ADGP.
The move from the state government comes as Jacob Thomas is set to retire on 31 May this year.
If actions against Jacob Thomas is initiated, he will be the first ever DGP of Kerala who is being demoted. As per the government’s version, Jacob Thomas has committed serious breach of discipline and criminal misconduct. Government’s decision to demote Jacob Thomas will be effective only after Central Government’s approval.