J.N.Chaudhary was appointed as new head of NSG (National Security Guard) on 26 December 2013.
He is a 1978 batch IPS officer of Assam-Meghalaya cadre. J.N.Chaudhary got his name clear from the Union Home Ministry.
He will take his charge from incumbent Arvind Ranjan.
He had also served in Intelligence Bureau. He is due to retire in may 2015.
National Security Guard
The National Security Guard (NSG) is a special force in India that has primarily been utilised for counter-terrorism activities.
The NSG operates under the oversight of the Ministry of Home Affairs and is headed by the Director General of the Indian Police Service (IPS).The NSG members are also known as Black Cats because of the black drill cotton coveralls and balaclavas or helmets they wear.
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