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Haryana DGP B S Sandhu gets three months’ extension

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

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.


Assam's former top cop now teaches maths in school

From top cop to school teacher — retired Assam DGP Mukesh Sahay now spends his days teaching mathematics to the students of the Sonaram Higher Secondary School in Guwahati.

Traffic-stopper IG who won fans across state gets rap from J&K DGP

Sources said the DGP’s letter followed complaints from senior police officers that Rath’s style of functioning was tarnishing the image of state police.

Pastor’s murder: Role of external forces being probed, says DGP

The former killings with same modus operandi of persons coming on bike and opening fire include that of Namdhari sect matriarch in Ludhiana and Dera Sacha Sauda followers. The cases are being probed in coordination with Central Bureau of Investigation.

Sanjeev Dayal retires today, Pravin Dixit new DGP

The government announced two more key IPS transfers late Tuesday night.


The DGP who ‘changed’ ACB

One of Praveen Dixit's first step after he took over as the head of the Maharashtra ACB was meeting visitors in the visitors’ room instead of his office.

HQ guides cops to shop selling DGP photo, they wonder why

Letter mentions that photographs of DGP is priced at Rs 275 each.

Govt seeks 3-month extension of DGP tenure, writes to Centre

The DGP was due to retire on January 31.

HC asks govt not to take action against former DGP

The next hearing in the case has been posted to October 29.

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Police denies alleged reports of rape in Hisar

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

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).