IGP Pujith Jayasundara approved the appointment of Senior DIG M.R. Latheef as the Commandant of the STF with immediate effect, ending weeks of conjecture.
Senior DIG received his new appointment in written short while ago in addition to his current post as the Senior DIG of Recruitment, Training and International Relations.
He is due to assume duties as the STF Commandant from tomorrow (19), it was reported.
The National Police Commission decided to appoint Latiff as the Commandant of the STF two weeks ago.