A recently retired Indian Police Service (IPS) officer of 1984 batch (Maharashtra cadre), he has vast experience of public and personnel administration, human resource management, and dealing with citizens at large in 33 yrs of distinguished service.
A person with academic and intellectual bent of mind, he is a voracious reader. He is a post graduate in two subjects – in Physics from Patna Science College (Patna University) and in Economics from Delhi School of Economics (Delhi University).
His love for teaching made him accept a deputation to the SVP National Police Academy, Hyderabad, for four years. He was involved there in the training of fresh IPS entrants as well as in-service IPS and other legal justice administrators. His portfolio included designing training programs as training manager as also giving training as direct trainer. He was consistently rated amongst the best by the trainees.
During his career, he has held positions of commanding officers as well as staff/subordinate officers with equal aplomb. His public relations – due to his reputation for integrity and approachability – and handling of public order – due to his analytical planning coupled with his ability to motivate and communicate his vision to his team – always came in for high appreciation by his seniors.
He is a recipient of *“Maharashtra Director General of Police Insignia”*; *“Indian Police Medal for Meritorious Services”*; and *“President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Services”.