Neeraj Kumar takes over as Tihar DG
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Last Updated: Wednesday, November 24, 2010, 23:31
New Delhi: Delhi Police Special Commissioner Neeraj Kumar has taken over as the new director general of Tihar jail.

Kumar, a 1976-batch IPS officer, succeeded B K Gupta who joined Delhi Police as its commissioner. He took charge on Monday.

He was the number two in Delhi Police handling administration, which has now been given to Ajay Chadha, a 1977-batch officer.

Besides Gupta, the names of Kumar and Chadha were in the panel sent to Union Home Ministry for the post of Delhi Police Commissioner after Y S Dadwal was appointed to the post of Director General of Sashastra Seema Bal.


First Published: Wednesday, November 24, 2010, 23:31

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