IPS officer Peeyush Pandey gets extension in SPG

New Delhi: IPS officer Peeyush Pandey was given nearly two year’s extension as Inspector General in Special Protection Group (SPG).

IG in SPG Peeyush Pandey
IG in SPG Peeyush Pandey

The tenure of Pandey, a 1993 batch IPS officer of West Bengal cadre, has been extended from March 15, 2015 to December 17, 2016, an order by Department of Personnel and Training said.

Besides the Prime Minister, the SPG guards the former PMs and their immediate family.