Director General of Police

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Insignia of an Indian Police Service officer with rank of Director General of Police

In India the Director General of Police (DGP) or Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) is a three-star rank and the highest ranking police officer in Indian States & Union Territories. All DGPs/ADGPs are Indian Police Service (IPS) officers. The DGP/ADGP is usually the head of the state police force in every Indian state. There may also be additional officers in the state who hold the rank of DGP/ADGP. Common appointments for such officers include Director of Vigilance and Anti Corruption Bureau, Director General of Prisons, Director General of fire forces and civil defense,Criminal Investigation Department(CID),Police Housing Society etc. Additionally officers who hold the rank of DGP/ADGP may have commensurate appointments in central government organisations such as Director, Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Director SVPNPA, DG Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) etc. The rank insignia of a Director General of Police or Additional Director General of Police or Commissioner of Police (state) is the national emblem over crossed sword and baton. [1] [2]

List of Police Chiefs of States and Union Territories of India (as on 01 April 2014)[edit]

Police Chiefs of States
S.No State Headquarters Name of Police Chief Batch[3]
1 Andhra Pradesh Vijayawada JV Ramudu, IPS[4] 1981
2 Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar K K Maheshwari, IPS[5] 1980
3 Assam Guwahati Khagen Sharma, IPS[3] 1982
4 Bihar Patna Abhay Anand, IPS[3] 1977
5 Chhattisgarh Raipur A. N. Upadhyay [6] 1982
6 Goa Panaji T.N Mohan, IPS[7] 1985
7 Gujarat Gandhinagar P C Thakur, IPS[8] 1979
8 Haryana Panchkula Shriniwas Vashisht, IPS[9] 1981
9 Himachal Pradesh Shimla Sanjay Kumar, IPS[10] 1985
10 Jammu and Kashmir Srinagar(May-Oct) and Jammu(Nov-Apr) Ashok Prasad, IPS[11] 1979
11 Jharkhand Ranchi Rajiv Kumar, IPS[12] 1981
12 Karnataka Bangalore Lalrokhuma Pachuau, IPS[13] 1977
13 Kerala Thiruvananthapuram K S Balasubramanian, IPS[14] 1978
14 Madhya Pradesh Bhopal Nandan Dubey, IPS[15] 1976
15 Maharashtra Mumbai Sanjeev Dayal, IPS[16] 1977
16 Manipur Imphal Shahid Ahmad, IPS[17] 1979
17 Meghalaya Shillong P J P Hanaman, IPS[18] 1979
18 Mizoram Aizawl Alok Kumar Verma, IPS[19] 1979
19 Nagaland Kohima Besesayo Kezo, IPS[20] 1978
20 Odisha Cuttack Prakash Mishra, IPS[21] 1977
21 Punjab Chandigarh Sumedh Singh Saini, IPS[22] 1982
22 Rajasthan Jaipur Omendra Bhardwaj, IPS[23] 1977
23 Sikkim Gangtok Jasbir Singh, IPS[24] 1978
24 Tamil Nadu Chennai K Ramanujam, IPS[25] 1978
25 Telangana Hyderabad Anurag Sharma, IPS[26] 1982
26 Tripura Agartala C Bala Subramanian, IPS[27] 1981
27 Uttar Pradesh Allahabad Anand Lal Benerjee, IPS[28] 1978
28 Uttarakhand Dehradun Birinder Singh Sidhu, IPS[29] 1979
29 West Bengal Kolkata G M Prabhu Rajasekhar Reddy, IPS[30] 1982
Police Chiefs of Union Territories
S.No Union Territory Headquarters Name of the Police Chief Batch
1 Andaman and Nicobar Islands Port Blair ?? ?? ??
2 Chandigarh Chandigarh Rajender Pal Upadhyay, IPS[31] 1991
3 Dadra and Nagar Haveli Silvassa Rajesh Khurana, IPS[32] 1994
4 Daman and Diu Silvassa Rajesh Khurana, IPS[32] 1994
5 Lakshadweep Kavaratti ?? ?? ??
6 National Capital Territory of Delhi Delhi Bhim Sain Bassi, IPS[33] 1977
7 Puducherry Puducherry P Kamaraj, IPS[34] 1987

References[edit]

  1. ^ [Union Public Service Commission http://www.upsc.gov.in/]
  2. ^ [Sixth Central Pay Commission Report http://india.gov.in/govt/paycommission.php/]
  3. ^ a b c http://mha1.nic.in/IPS_Query.Asp
  4. ^ http://www.aponline.gov.in/apportal/departments/departments.asp?dep=17&org=100&category=Key%20Contacts
  5. ^ http://arunpol.nic.in/home/telephonesearch.htm
  6. ^ "Chhattisgarh Police at Glance". Chhattisgarh Police. Retrieved 16 June 2013. 
  7. ^ http://www.goapolice.org/
  8. ^ http://www.ndtv.com/article/india/pc-thakur-appointed-as-gujarat-top-cop-456691
  9. ^ http://haryanapolice.nic.in/biodata.asp
  10. ^ http://admis.hp.nic.in/himpol/Citizen/messageDGP.aspx
  11. ^ http://www.jkpolice.gov.in/
  12. ^ http://www.jhpolice.gov.in/hi/dgp-message
  13. ^ http://www.ksp.gov.in/home/dg-message.php
  14. ^ http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2012-08-23/thiruvananthapuram/33341654_1_vigilance-chief-secretary-venugopal-k-nair
  15. ^ http://www.mppolice.gov.in/Static/Chief.aspx
  16. ^ http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-sanjeev-dayal-is-new-maharashtra-dgp-1722495
  17. ^ http://manipurpolice.org/
  18. ^ http://www.meghpol.nic.in/dgp_past_present.html
  19. ^ http://police.mizoram.gov.in/page/senior-police-officers.html
  20. ^ http://nagapol.gov.in/dgp_address.html
  21. ^ http://www.orissadiary.com/CurrentNews.asp?id=34936
  22. ^ http://punjabpolice.gov.in/dgp_message.aspx
  23. ^ http://www.police.rajasthan.gov.in/Rajpolice/dgpMsg.aspx
  24. ^ http://sikkimpolice.nic.in/dgp.html
  25. ^ http://www.tn.gov.in/detail_contact/6946/4
  26. ^ http://punjabpolice.Sharmadgp_message.aspx
  27. ^ http://www.tripurapolice.nic.in/chiefMsg.htm
  28. ^ http://uppolice.gov.in/
  29. ^ http://uttarakhandpolice.uk.gov.in/
  30. ^ http://policewb.gov.in/wbp/msg_dgp.pdf
  31. ^ http://chandigarhpolice.nic.in/oscd.html
  32. ^ a b http://ddpolice.gov.in/
  33. ^ http://www.delhipolice.nic.in/
  34. ^ http://police.pondicherry.gov.in/