IPS officers

Maharashtra government should explain stay on transfer of some IPS officers: Ex-CM Devendra Fadnavis

A day after carrying out a major reshuffle in the police force, the Maharashtra Home Department on Thursday stayed the promotion and transfers of five IPS officers.

published on : 21st April 2022

IPS officers to now head Drugs Control Administration

Earlier, Dr Akun Sabharwal, a 2001 batch IPS officer, had served as the Director of Enforcement and Commissioner of Prohibition and Excise Department. 

published on : 1st February 2022

Nine IPS officers in Karnataka transferred

Dekka Kishore Babu, who was waiting for a posting, is Bidar SP and replaces Nagesh DL, who is transferred to CID. Arunangshu Giri, SP, ACB, Mysuru, is posted as Koppal SP.

published on : 28th January 2022

In Tamil Nadu, as many as 7 IPS officers tested positive for Covid-19 in the third wave

Moreover, in the past month, Covid-19 has claimed the lives of 4 police personnel.

published on : 12th January 2022

Overhaul of State police soon, says BJP RS member

Stating that the Centre has the power to recall IPS officers, BJP Rajya Sabha member CM Ramesh on Friday claimed that soon there will be an overhaul of the State police.

published on : 25th December 2021

Privilege motion moved against 2 IPS officers

Accepting the privilege motion, Council Chairman Basavaraj Horatti referred it to the Privileges Committee and asked the members to take up the issue after the winter session.

published on : 18th December 2021

Sunil Bansal left Odisha as SP, returns after 27 years as DGP

The office of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik formally announced the appointment of Bansal, a 1987 batch IPS officer, as the head of police force. 

published on : 16th December 2021

Special officers named for Tambaram and Avadi commissionerates

Senior IPS officers, ADGP M Ravi and ADGP Sandeep Rai Rathore, were on Friday posted as special officers for the formation of new commissionerates at Tambaram and Avadi, respectively.

published on : 2nd October 2021

Covid containment: IPS officers given district charge

In the wake of the spike in Covid cases, state police have deployed IPS officers to coordinate police enforcement as part of containment activities in all districts.

published on : 29th August 2021

MoS Nityanand Rai attends passing out parade of 144 IPS probationers at Sardar Vallabhai National Police Academy

178 candidates, including 144 IPS probationers and 34 foreign officer trainees passed out from the academy. Among them 33 are women, including 23 IPSs.

published on : 6th August 2021

Two UP IPS officers booked for graft, face suspension

The officials -- Ajay Pal Sharma and Himanshu Kumar -- have been charged with allegedly lobbying to get a favourable postings.

published on : 23rd September 2020

Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter: CBI court discharges former Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara

Vanzara, a DIG-rank officer, was arrested on April 24, 2007, in connection with the alleged fake encounter of gangster Sohrabuddin Sheikh, whom the Gujarat Police claimed had links with LeT.

published on : 1st August 2017