Odisha : Four IPS officers promoted to DGP rank


The Odisha Government has promoted four senior IPS officers to the rank of Director General of Police (DGP). According to the notification issued by the General Administration and Public Grievance Department, the four IPS officers of the 1989-batch have been promoted to the grade of DG Police.

They are ;

  1. B Radhika
  2. Pranabindu Acharya
  3. Amrit Mohan Prasad
  4. Sidhartha Narvane

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While Radhika is currently posted as Additional DG, Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), Acharya is currently the Additional DGP & Director, Investigation, Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC).

Likewise, Narvane is currently serving as the Additional DGP of the Human Rights Protection Cell (HRPC) and Prasad is Additional DG, Eastern Command, Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP).

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Among the four two officers- Radhika and Prasad are currently on Central deputation.