Around 20,000 Police Constables have not been promoted to the rank of Sergeant over the past 12 years.
Almost 5,500 Sergeants have still not received their promotions to the rank of Sub-Inspector, it is reported.
Meanwhile, around 2,300 Sub-Inspectors have been waiting for almost eight years to receive their promotions to the rank of Inspector of Police (IP).
Further around 5,500 female police constables have qualified to be promoted as female constables and over 250 female police constables are eligible to be promoted as sub-inspectors, it is reported.
In addition, around 250 female SI are eligible to be promoted to the rank of IP, while over 100 female IPs are eligible for their promotions to the rank of Chief Inspector, it is also reported.