Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya, India’s first woman DGP, passes away. Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya, the first woman DGP of Uttarakhand and the country died on Monday night.
Who is the DGP of India?
DGP is appointed by the Cabinet from the Indian Police Service and they hold a three-star rank.
List of current Chiefs of Police Forces in the States and Union territories of India.
|Name of Police Chief||Sanjay Pandey, Pravin Salunkhe IPS|
Who is the first woman CBI officer?
She served in the Indian Police Service (IPS) for 37 years until her retirement in 2018 and was notably the first woman police officer of India to lead a central paramilitary force.
|Known for||First female chief to head a paramilitary force|
Who is bigger DGP or IPS?
In India, the Director-General of Police (DGP) is a three-star rank and the highest-ranking police officer in Indian States and Union Territories. All DGPs are Indian Police Service (IPS) officers. Officers who hold the rank of DGP may have commensurate appointments in CBI, CRPF etc.
Who is bigger SP or Commissioner?
Commissioners of Police (also known as Police Commissioners) in India are IPS officers who get higher executive powers than those available to a Superintendent of Police (SP) or Senior SP (SSP) as in charge of a district police.
What is DIG full form?
Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) is a rank in the Indian police, just below Inspector General of Police. It is a rank held by Indian Police Service officers who had successfully served as Senior Superintendent of Police or Deputy Commissioner of Police (Selection Grade) and got promoted to this rank.
What is the salary of DIG?
What is the Salary of DIG? The salary of Deputy Inspector General of Police according to 6th pay commission is 37,400 – 67,000 INR along with grade pay of Rs 8,900.
Who is Big DIG or DM?
A DIG is at par with commissioner, a rank superior to DM. But under the new system introduced by the government, DIGs have been given charge of districts replacing senior superintendents of police (SSPs). Now DIGs will have to work under DMs who are junior to them.