A procedure for the granting of promotion from the Police Sub Inspector position to low grades has been directed to the Inspector General of Police. When queries were made from Media Officer of the Police commission P.D. Liyanarachchi, he pointed out that they have already directed these recommendations to the Police Chief.
A problematic situation had surfaced in the granting of promotions to Sub Inspectors and lower designations. The Police Commission took the initiative of appointing a Special Committee to look into the matter. The recommendations of the Committees were deliberated within the Police Commission. The Commission said that thereafter they took the initiative apprising the Inspector General of Police in this respect.