Additional DGP (ADGP): News

29 Sep 2019

Madhya Pradesh

Amid Madhya Pradesh honey-trap, why two IPS officers are feuding

Days after the high profile honey-trapping case in Madhya Pradesh hit headlines, the controversy has locked Director General of Police VK Singh and Special Director General (Special Task Force and Cyber Cell) Purushottam Sharma in a face-off.

26 Sep 2019

Madhya Pradesh

Bureaucrats, politicians, Bollywood actors involved in Madhya Pradesh sex scandal

Over 4,000 media files of sex chats, explicit videos/audios involving top bureaucrats and politicians of Madhya Pradesh have been unearthed by probing agencies.

17 Aug 2019


Pehlu Khan lynching: Rajasthan-government forms SIT to probe investigation's lapses

Two days after six men, accused of lynching Pehlu Khan, were acquitted, the state Congress government, led by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, formed a three-member Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe lapses in the police investigation.

29 Jun 2019


Congress leader Vikas Chaudhary murdered over money dispute; two arrested

There has been a breakthrough in the murder mystery of Congress leader Vikas Chaudhary, who was killed earlier this week.

UP Police launches app for lodging e-FIR: Details here

Several people opt out of filing a complaint at police stations in the country, despite the gravity of the crime, as it's tedious.

05 Nov 2018


Odisha: Five Maoists, including a woman, killed in encounter

At least five Maoists, including a woman, were gunned down in an exchange of fire with security personnel in a forest in Malkangiri district of Odisha today, a senior police official said.

18 Oct 2018


Haryana Police donates one-day salary towards Kerala flood victims

The Haryana Police today donated Rs. 2.5 crore towards relief and rehabilitation of flood victims in Kerala.

08 Oct 2018

Tamil Nadu

1,495 children stranded in TN railway stations rescued this year

A total of 1,495 children stranded in various railway stations in Tamil Nadu have been rescued and handed over to their parents this year, as against 1,940 last year, Assistant DGP (Railways) C Sylendra Babu said today.

03 Sep 2018


What is the salary structure of an IPS officer?

Indian Police Service (IPS) is one of the most coveted government positions in India.

20 Jul 2018


30 IAS, 75 IPS officers transferred, redesignated in Rajasthan

In a major bureaucratic reshuffle, the Rajasthan government has transferred and redesignated 30 IAS and 75 IPS officers.

17 Jul 2018


Gujarat govt transfers 31 senior IPS-officers, including Vadodara Police Commissioner

The Gujarat government has transferred 31 IPS officers. Vadodara Police Commissioner (PC) Manoj Shashidhar has been transferred and appointed as Inspector General (IG) of Panchmahal Range.

16 Jun 2018


Kerala: Senior IPS officer transferred after daughter assaults driver

Kerala Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) Sudesh Kumar, who ran into trouble after his daughter allegedly manhandled a junior policeman, was transferred today.

15 Jun 2018


Kerala IPS-officer's daughter 'manhandles' police driver, case registered against both

The daughter of a senior IPS officer of Kerala cadre has been booked under non-bailable charges for allegedly manhandling his official driver following a quarrel.

24 May 2018


Smartphone overindulgence by on-duty sentries causing weapon snatching in J&K

The Jammu and Kashmir Police has banned the use of gadgets by its sentries on duty, blaming the excess use of smartphones by sentries for incidents of weapon snatching in the valley.

20 May 2018


Maharashtra Police to get its own state-level Economic Offenses Wing

Maharashtra government is set to establish an Economic Offenses Wing (EOW) at the state level.

25 Jul 2017


Byculla riots: New initiatives for improved conditions for staff, prisoners

Last month, reports of a brutal assault at Mumbai's Byculla prison, where notorious murderer Indrani Mukerjea is lodged, shook the country.