Additional Director General of Police

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Insignia of a Director General of Police

In India the Additional Director General of Police (ADG) is an IPS officer having a three-star rank. Though having the maximum possible 3-star police rank just like Director General of Police, Additional DGP's are considered junior to DGP's. The equivalent position or designation are Commissioner of Police of some cities like Kolkata , Chennai and Vijayawada, special or additional secretary. The rank insignia of an ADG is the national emblem over a crossed sword and baton.[1][2]

Police Commissioner of Pune, India, in 2010. Her insignia indicates her rank of DGP or Additional DGP.

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  1. ^ http://www.upsc.gov.in/
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-06-13. Retrieved 2011-05-10.