Idea Exchange With Sharad Kumar

A Haryana-cadre IPS officer, Sharad Kumar was DG (prisons) in the state before taking charge as NIA chief in July 2013. He has also been on deputation with the CBI. During his tenure in the NIA, the agency has probed Hindutva terror, and cases allegedly related to the Indian Mujahideen and Islamic State. Following allegations by special public prosecutor Rohini Salian last year, questions have been raised against the agency. Kumar’s team is expected to travel to Pakistan soon to probe the Pathankot air base attacks – See more at: http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/is-is-a-concern-but-not-a-threat-as-such-the-general-community-is-indifferent-to-them-nia-chief-2789554/#sthash.fxSkGB6M.dpuf

A Haryana-cadre IPS officer, Sharad Kumar was DG (prisons) in the state before taking charge as NIA chief in July 2013. He has also been on deputation with the CBI. During his tenure in the NIA, the agency has probed Hindutva terror, and cases allegedly related to the Indian Mujahideen and Islamic State. Following allegations by special public prosecutor Rohini Salian last year, questions have been raised against the agency. Kumar’s team is expected to travel to Pakistan soon to probe the Pathankot air base attacks - See more at: http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/is-is-a-concern-but-not-a-threat-as-such-the-general-community-is-indifferent-to-them-nia-chief-2789554/#sthash.fxSkGB6M.dpuf