Dr Chandra Gupta appointed new IGP of Western Range

Tuesday, November 15th, 2022
chandra gupta

Mangaluru : Dr Chandra Gupta has been appointed as the new IGP of Western Range. The erstwhile IGP Devajyothi Ray has been transferred by the government with immediate effect. Dr Chandra Gupta is an IPS officer of the 2006 batch. He was earlier serving as Commissioner of Police.

Mangaluru : Seemant Kumar singh appointed as inspector general of police of Western Range

Saturday, February 1st, 2020

Mangaluru : The state government has appointed Seemant Kumar singh as inspector general of police (western range) with its headquarters in the city. The government issued these transfer orders on Friday, January 3 and Arun Chakravarthy, who was functioning as inspector general of police was transfered to railway division, Bengaluru in the capacity of additional […]

Mangaluru : Hemant Nimbalkar is new IGP of Western Range

Monday, August 7th, 2017
Hemant Nimbalkar

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, […]

Harishekaran takes charge as IGP of Western Range

Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Mangaluru: The range comprises Dakshina Kannada, Uttara Kannada, Udupi and Chikkamagaluru district police units. Speaking to reporters after taking charge, Harishekaran said that he believes in team spirit and will work in coordination of all his officers. “I need a few days to study the demograpy and topography of the range before making any concrete […]

Amrit Paul IPS appointed as new IGP of Western Range

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014
Amrit Paul IPS

Mangalore : Amrit Paul IPS has been appointed as the Inspector General of Police (Western Range) post. The post was left vacant since March after the transfer of Prathap Reddy. Mangalore City commissioner, R.Hithendra, police was the incharge IGP after the transfer of Reddy. Seemanth Kumar Singh, IGP and commander, ANF, Karkala was given the […]

Police Martyrs Day observed in Mangalore

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

Mangalore : Police Martyrs Day was observed by the District Police Department on Ocober 21, Monday. Speaking on the occasion, Western Range IGP Pratap Reddy the services of the police personnel who laid down their lives while on duty should forever be remembered with respect. Manish Kharbikar, Mangalore Police Commissioner informed that  19 police personne […]

Police Department gave a warm farewell to outgoing SP.

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013
Abhishek Goyal

Mangalore : The DK District Police Department and the Western Range Police was organised a farewell function to the outgoing District Superintendent of Police Abhishek Goyal here on Monday 21st October at District Commisionarate office Mangalore. Goyal thanked to all officers of the department and IGP of Western Range. He said, in his two year […]

Jamaat Council urges adequate security during Eid celebrations

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

Mangalore : The Karnataka Muslim Jamaat Council members and office bearers have submitted memoranda to IGP of Western Range Pratap Reddy and SP Shanthanu Sinha demanding enough security for peaceful celebrations of Eid-ul-Adha festival. The delegation included  PM Ibrahim, the Working President of the Council who is also the Qazi of Udupi and Chikmagalur. The […]

VC inaugurates 3 day sports meet of Western Range Home Guards

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

Mangalore : A three day sports meet of Western Range Home Guards was inaugurated at district police grounds on Nov 27, Tuesday. A total of 12 events including Tug of War, Kabbaddi, Volleyball, Track events and others will be held for team from four districts – Dakshina Kannada, Karwar, Chikmaglur and Udupi. The meet was […]

Western Range Home Guards hold 3-day sports meet on Thursday, Dec 15

Friday, December 16th, 2011
Western Range Home Guards hold 3-day sports meet on Thursday, Dec 15

Mangalore: Just as IGP Alok Mohan (Western Range) took leave on Wednesday (Dec 14) and IGP Pratap Reddy, IPS, moved in to take his place, 3-day sports meet of Home commenced at district police grounds in Pandeshwar, with a Total of 12 events arranged as part of sports meet organised by city Police Commissionerate with […]