On the approval of His Majesty, the King, the Chief Operations Officer of the Royal Bhutan Army, Lieutenant General Batoo Tshering promoted three officers of the Royal Bhutan Police to the rank of Lt. Colonel on 14 February 2017.
Lt. Colonel Karma Leewang is currently the Superintendent of Police, Investigation Bureau, while Lt. Colonel Cheadup is the Superintendent of Police, ICT Division and Lt. Colonel Dorji is the OC of Samdrup Jongkhar Police Station.
Two other officers whose promotion was also approved by His Majesty are currently serving in UN Mission and will be promoted on their arrival to the country.