Published On: Fri, Jun 26th, 2020

Ex-Delhi ACB chief M K Meena appointed as Goa DGP

Panaji: Former Delhi Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) chief M K Meena was on Friday appointed as Director Deneral of Police (DGP) of Goa.

Former Delhi ACB Chief M K Meena was today appointed as Goa DGP.

Meena, who belongs to the 1989 batch AGMUT cadre is presently the additional DGP in Mizoram.

Meena has also served as senior superintendent of police in Puducherry and in the Andaman and Nicobar islands, apart from holding various ranks in the Delhi police including joint commissioner of police — New Delhi range, special commissioner — New Delhi range.

This will be Meena’s second posting in Goa. He said that he was first posted in the state soon after joining the IPS.

The post of DGP in Goa had been lying vacant since the death of former chief Pranab Nanda on November 15 last year. Against the backdrop of the Covid-19 pandemic and the lockdown, inspector general of police (IGP)

Jaspal Singh has been leading the force in the absence of a full-time DGP.

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