Jagran Josh Logo
  1. Home
  2.  |  
  3. News Capsule |  

Prakash Mishra appointed as Directorate General of CRPF

Dec 23, 2014 15:57 IST

Senior IPS officer Prakash Mishra was on 22 December 2014 appointed as the Directorate General of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). He will serve the office till February 2016.

The post of CRPF Directorate General was vacant since 30 November 2014 after incumbent Dilip Trivedi retired.

His appointment was confirmed by the appointments committee of the Union Cabinet. Mishra was till now serving as the Special Secretary (Internal Security) in the Union Home Ministry.

Prakash Mishra
• Prakash Mishra is a 1977 batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer from Orissa cadre.
• Mishra was appointed the Director General of Police (DGP) in June 2012.
• In July 2012, he was appointed as the chairman-cum-managing director of the Orissa State Road Transport Corporation.

Is this article important for exams ? Yes26 People Agreed
Read more Current Affairs on: Prakash Mishra , CRPF DG , Central Reserve Police Force

DISCLAIMER: JPL and its affiliates shall have no liability for any views, thoughts and comments expressed on this article.

Latest Videos

Register to get FREE updates

    All Fields Mandatory
  • (Ex:9123456789)
  • Please Select Your Interest
  • Please specify

  • ajax-loader
  • A verifcation code has been sent to
    your mobile number

    Please enter the verification code below

Newsletter Signup
Follow us on
This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK