KUALA LUMPUR: Matu Daro district (Sarawak) police chief DSP Neil Baginda has been appointed the new Lundu police chief in a transfer exercise announced yesterday.

Sarawak Traffic Investigations and Enforcement Department deputy chief DSP Bingkok John takes over Neil in Matu Daro, Royal Malaysian Police (RMP) Corporate Communications chief Datuk Asmawati Ahmad said in a statement here.

The transfer exercise also involved two other senior officers. Brickfields deputy police chief Supt Arifai Tarawe has been appointed the new Gombak police chief with the rank of acting ACP.

Asmawati said Besut deputy police chief DSP Idris Mohamed has been appointed the Perlis Crime Prevention and Community Safety Department director with the rank of acting Superintendent. 

All the transfer orders are effective Nov 11. – Bernama