N. Shashi Kumar is city Police Commissioner, Vikash Kumar Vikash transferred

Friday, January 1st, 2021

Mangaluru : A 2007 batch IPS officer N. Shashi Kumar has been posted as Police Commissioner of Mangaluru. He will replace incumbent Vikash Kumar Vikash who has been transferred as Deputy Inspector-General of Police, Karnataka State Reserve Police. Mr. Kumar (39), who hails from Chitradurga, is a B.Sc (Agriculture) graduate. Mr. Kumar has earlier served […]

Crackers came into this country with Europeans, not a ‘Hindu tradition’

Thursday, November 19th, 2020
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Bengaluru : Karnataka IPS officer D Roopa was trolled on social media after she supported the ban on firecrackers. In a Facebook post, she had written that bursting firecrackers on Diwali is not a Hindu tradition and that there is no mention of crackers in epics and puranas. Citing the impact of bursting crackers on […]

Lakhan Singh Yadav takes charge as DYSP of Puttur subdivision

Sunday, September 6th, 2020
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Puttur : ASP Lakhan Singh Yadav, the new IPS officer of the Puttur subdivision, took over charge from DYSP Dinakar Shetty on September 6. DySP Dinkar Shetty has been transferred from Puthur Subdivision and Lakhan Singh Yadav, who is serving as a Probationary ASP in Mysore, is transferred duty with his first appointment as DySP in […]

Former IPS officer K Annamalai appointed as vice president of the Tamil Nadu BJP

Sunday, August 30th, 2020

Chennai: Former IPS officer K Annamalai, who joined the BJP earlier this week, was on Saturday appointed as vice president of the Tamil Nadu unit of the party by its state chief L Murugan. Murugan announced Annamalai’s appointment in a statement and wished him success in his endeavours. Annamalai, a mechanical engineer who did MBA […]

46-year-old IPS officer tests Covid-19 positive

Wednesday, June 24th, 2020

Bengaluru : A 46-year-old IPS officer who is serving as commandant in Karnataka State Reserve Police (KSRP) tested positive for Covid-19 on Tuesday night. Soon after the results came positive, the officer was rushed to Manipal hospital and is undergoing treatment. The officer was in constant touch with the lower rung of KSRP in Bengaluru who […]

Karnataka origin IPS Officer, D Shilpa appointed as first lady SP of Kasargod District

Saturday, May 30th, 2020

Kasargod:  Karnataka origin IPS Officer, D Shilpa has been appointed as the new Superintendent of Police of Kasargod District.  Shilpa has become the first woman Chief of Kasargod District Police. P S Sabu has now been reportedly transferred as the SP of Alappuzha District. Hailing from Karnataka, Shilpa has earlier served as the ASP of […]

Whistleblower Uttar Pradesh IPS officer suspended

Friday, January 10th, 2020

Lucknow : An embarrassed Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday suspended Noida police chief, Vaibhav Krishna, within days after his claims that huge sums of money exchanged hands in the transfers and postings of SHOs and district police chiefs in the state. Krishna, who had also released a letter he had written to Chief Minister Yogi […]

T. R. Suresh once again posted as City Police Commissioner

Sunday, June 10th, 2018
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Mangaluru  : The state government has sent back T. R. Suresh from (DIG) – Police Fire Services to the Mangaluru City Police Commissioner against IPS officer Vipul Kumar replacemt. T. R. Suresh will fill the post of the DIG of Police and Commissioner of Police, Mangaluru city. He had earlier been posted here as the Police Commissioner […]

New IGP Hemanth Nimbalkar Takes Charge

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017
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Mangaluru : IGP Harishekaran handed over the charge to Senior IPS officer Hemant Nimbalkar for the new inspector general of police (IGP) of western range here on Wednesday August 16. Hemanth Nimbalkar is an officer of the 1998 batch and has served as the Additional Commissioner of Police Bengaluru East.The outgoing IGP Harishekaran, who has […]

Mangaluru : Hemant Nimbalkar is new IGP of Western Range

Monday, August 7th, 2017
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Mangaluru : The state government on Monday transferred five senior IPS officers. The latest shake up has seen the government post M Hemant Nimbalkar, a 1998 batch IPS officer, awaiting posting as Inspector-General of Police (Western Range) headquartered here, relieving the incumbent P Harishekaran, who has been posted as IGP (Headquarters), Bengaluru. Bijay Kumar Singh, […]