Former GOF chief Mancha made Sarawak DCP

Aidi (centre) witnesses the handover of duty by Fisol (left) to Mancha.

KUCHING: Mancha Ata who previously served as the Sarawak General Operations Force (GOF) Brigade commander, is now state deputy police commissioner effective today.

He has been promoted to the rank of Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) from Senior Assistant Commissioner (SAC) and takes over from former DCP Datuk Fisol Salleh.

The handover ceremony, witnessed by Sarawak police commissioner Datuk Aidi Ismail, took place at the Sarawak Police Contingent Headquarters (IPK) meeting room.

Fisol will be transferred to Pulau Pinang IPK as the deputy police chief of the contingent.