India, July 12 -- Deputy commissioner of police (New Delhi district) Madhur Verma, who was also the spokesperson of the Delhi Police, has been transferred to Arunachal Pradesh, an official order of the Union home ministry said.

His transfer order was issued on Thursday and it said that he shall "stands relieved" with effect from Thursday itself to join his new posting. In a similar order issued by the home ministry, Verma's wife, Niharika Rai, a 2005-batch IAS officer, has also been transferred to Arunachal Pradesh.

Assistant commissioner of police (ACP) Anil Mittal who is presently posted as the additional spokesperson will discharge duties of the spokesperson till further orders.

Similarly, additional deputy commissioner of police (N...