ITBP DG to hold DG CRPF additional charge

ITBP DG to hold DG CRPF additional charge

Agency News

New Delhi, Dec 31 : The Indo-Tibetan Border Police Chief SS Deswal will be holding additional charge of Director General of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on the retirement on superannuation of CRPF DG RR Bhatnagar on December 31, a Home Ministry memorandum said here on Tuesday.

According to the MHA communication, Mr Deswal shall hold additional charge of CRPF DG till the appointment of and joining of the successor or until further order whichever is earlier.

Deswal, an IPS officer of 1984 batch of Haryana cadre, has been ITBP DG since October 2018. He was also DG of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) for a month in September 2018 and had held the additional Charge of National Security Guard (NSG) from July 2018 to October 29. (UNI)