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No indiscipline please, Chandigarh DGP cracks the whip

September 04, 2021 5:34 am

DGP Ranjan made a mention of Thursday night's incident in which a UT police constable, Sikandar Singh, was booked for allegedly damaging a car and yielding his gun in an inebriated condition in the city of Mohali.

Maharashtra: UPSC fails to finalise names of three officers, to meet again in 10 days

September 02, 2021 8:10 am

“The names of three IPS officers were not finalised in yesterday's meeting. Another meeting will take place after 10 days and the names may be finalised then,” Chief Secretary Sitaram Kunte said.

Praveer Ranjan assumes charge as Chandigarh DGP

August 20, 2021 5:35 am

Baniwal was given a farewell parade at Police Lines in Sector 26 Thursday, while Praveer Ranjan will be given a welcome parade on Friday.

C Sylendra Babu appointed new Tamil Nadu DGP, to take charge on July 1

June 29, 2021 10:16 pm

Sylendra Babu started out as an assistant superintendent of police in Gobichettipalayam in 1989.

UPSC returns govt’s list for probable DGP, wants 2 more to be added

May 07, 2021 5:13 am

The names, sent to the UPSC on March 18, were returned in the first week of April with the commission asking for two more names and the ACRs of all 14, official sources said.

Purchase of PPE kits, masks by UT Police: UT vigilance dept asks DGP to look into matter

August 05, 2020 11:10 am

The matter was forwarded to DGP from the office of Adviser-cum-Chief Vigilance Officer (CVO) Manoj Parida. The initial complaint into the matter was filed with the UT vigilance wing.

29-year-old abduction case against ex-DGP: Court to decide on application to transfer case to other court

June 16, 2020 11:45 am

The case was registered against Saini last month at Matour police station in connection with the disappearance of Balwant Singh Multani.

DGPs of Haryana, Punjab, UT meet to discuss firing incidents

June 05, 2020 11:04 am

During the two-and-a-half-hours meeting chaired by Punjab DGP Dinkar Gupta, the issue of gangsters regulating crime from inside the jail was also discussed.

Haryana DGP B S Sandhu gets three months’ extension

September 29, 2018 4:43 am

A 1984-batch IPS officer, Sandhu was appointed Haryana DGP in April 2017. Sandhu was due to retire on September 30. A few days ago, the state government communicated to the central government seeking an extension of his tenure.

New Chandigarh DGP faces major challenges of cadre war, curbing snatching

June 16, 2018 7:50 am

Apart from administrative issues, a major challenge ahead of the new DGP would be snatchings in the city. By May 20 this year, Chandigarh has already witnessed 95 snatchings.


Police denies alleged reports of rape in Hisar

February 25, 2016 7:54 am

Hisar, Feb 25 (ANI): Haryana Director General of Police Yashpal Singhal on Thursday denied the presence of any evidence in the alleged rape incident during the recent quota protests in Hisar, Haryana. According to local media reports, women passengers were stopped on the national highway near Murthal in Haryana on early Monday morning and were dragged to the surrounding fields and raped. Further probe is underway.

Bizarre physical test: Uttarakhand DGP orders probe

January 27, 2016 11:14 am

Dehradun, Jan 27 (ANI): Uttarakhand DGP BS Sidhu on Wednesday said appropriate action would be taken against those who conducted a bizarre fitness test, where constables were told to carry cops on their backs. Last Sunday, “overweight” policemen in Uddham Singh Nagar District were summoned to the police lines in Rudrapur. They were made to go through some bizarre physical tests in the presence of the Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP).