Published On: Fri, May 6th, 2016

Sudhir Yadav takes charge as DG Tihar Jail

New Delhi: Senior IPS officer Sudhir Yadav today took charge as the new Director General of Tihar Jail.

Sudhir Yadav today took charge as the DG Tihar Jail.

Sudhir Yadav today took charge as the DG Tihar Jail.

Yadav was yesterday appointed DG Tihar Jail on an order by the Lt Governor Najeeb Jung.

After taking over charge, Yadav held meeting with senior jail officials.

The 1985 batch IPS officer of Arunachal Pradesh-Goa-Mizoram and Union Territory (AGMUT) cadre had earlier served as Special Commissioner (Provisions and Logistics) of Delhi Police before being appointed as DG of Tihar Jail.

Yadav succeeded Alok Kumar who became Delhi Police Commissioner at the end of February. The post of DG Tihar Jail was lying vacant since then.

Inputs with PTI

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