Published On: Tue, Dec 30th, 2014

CRPF Chief Prakash Mishra gets additional charge of DG of ITBP

New Delhi: CRPF Chief Prakash Mishra got additional charge of Director General (DG), Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP).

DG CRPF Prakash Mishra

DG CRPF Prakash Mishra

Mishra is a 1977 batch IPS officer of Odisha cadre. He was previously working as Director General of Police (DGP) of Odisha.

She has been given additional charge in place of Subhas Goswami, a 1977 batch IPS officer of Assam-Meghalaya cadre, who superannuates on Wednesday, said an order issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs.

Sources said a regular DG for the 50,000-personnel ITBP will be appointed soon after the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi announces the name of an IPS officer for the post.

Mishra had earlier worked as the DG, National Disaster Response Force (NDRF).

TST

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