Odia IPS Lalit Das Appointed Special Police Observer of Varanasi

Bhubaneswar: The Election Commission of India today appointed Odisha-cadre IPS officer Lalit Das as the Special Central Police Observer of Varanasi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is contesting from the Varanasi Lok Sabha seat in the upcoming elections. Das has been appointed for this post between March 29 and April 18 to supervise security-related issues in the constituency, during the ensuing […]

BJP May Field Prakash Mishra For Cuttack LS

Bhubaneswar: Former Odisha DGP Prakash Mishra will join BJP here today afternoon. Mishra may also contest the upcoming polls from Cuttack Lok Sabha seat. According to media reports, the retired IPS officer will be the second high-profile former bureaucrat to embrace the BJP after Aparajita Sarangi, whom the party has fielded from Bhubaneswar Lok Sabha seat. An […]

SN Pradhan, an Odia, Appointed DG of NDRF

Bhubaneswar: Satya Narayan Pradhan, ADJP (Additional Director General of Police), Governemnt of India, hailing from Odisha has been appointed as the Director General of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF). He is a 1988-batch Jhanrkhand Cadre IPS officer. Earlier he was posted as the Joint Secretary of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region, […]

Satyajit Mohanty to Assume Office as Police Commissioner Today

Bhubaneswar: The new Commissioner of Police of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar, Satyajit Mohanty will assume charge today. He will be the sixth Police Commissioner of the Twin City. According to official sources, Mohanty, a 1988 batch IPS officer will take charge at 11.30 AM at the Commissionerate headquarters in Bhubaneswar. Mohanty, who was earlier in charge of Provisioning, […]

Satyajit Mohanty New Twin-city Police Commissioner

Bhubaneswar: In a major reshuffle in Odisha cadre IPS officers, Satyajit Mohanty has been made the new Commissioner of Cuttack-Bhubaneswar Commissionerate Police. The 1988 batch officer presently working as Additional Director General of Police (Provisioning) will replace 1990 batch IPS YB Khurania. The latter has been transferred as ADG (Provisioning). Notably, Mohanty becomes the 5th police […]

A. K. Dhasmana to head RAW

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Rajiv Jain new IB chief The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointment of Shri Anil Kukar Dhasmana, IPS, Special Secretary, Research& Analysis Wing (R&AW)as Secretary, R&AW for a period of two years from the date of assumption of charge or until further orders, whichever is earlier, by granting […]