The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) had filed a petition for the Police Commissioner`s transfer to ensure free and fair polls to the R.K. Nagar assembly constituency.
Karan Sinha, who was posted as the Additional Director General of Police in CB-CID, has been appointed as the new Police Commissioner.
A delegation comprising DMK MPs T.K.S. Elangovan, R.S. Bharathi and Tiruchi Siva had filed a petition before the Election Commission earlier on March 17.The DMK MPs had in the petition said that S. George could influence polling in favour of the ruling AIADMK.