Hem Bahadur Gurung

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IGP
Hem Bahadur Gurung
Native name हेम बहादुर गुरुङ
Police career
Department Nepal Police
Country    Nepal
Years of service 1979-2009
Rank Inspector General of Police (I.G.P.)

Hem Bahadur Gurung (Nepali: हेमबहादुर गुरुङ) was the 21st IGP of Nepal. On September 14, 2008, he was appointed Inspector General of Nepal Police, the highest police rank of Nepal Police. He was preceded by Om Bikram Rana and was succeeded by Ramesh Chand Thakuri as the police chief. His term had begun on September 18, 2008 and had ended in February 2009.[1][2]

He was sentenced to one year in prison for corruption by the Supreme Court on 2017 for his role in the Armoured Police Carrier Carrier scam. [3]

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