Satish C. Mathur is new Maharashtra DGP

Mumbai:The Maharashtra government on Saturday appointed seniormost IPS officer Satish C. Mathur as the new Director-General of Police, an official said here. An officer of the 1981 IPS batch, Mathur is currently Additional DGP - Anti-Corruption Bureau since the past few months. He will take charge of the top police post in the state from DGP Pravin Dixit - who attains superannuation after serving in the post since September 2015 - later on Saturday.