Special DGP Punjab Police goes on central deputation to New Delhi
Kanwar Inder Singh/ royalpatiala.in
Senior IPS officer of Punjab police and Special DGP, Special Task force (STF) and Prisons, Harpreet Singh Sidhu has been appointed as ADGP of Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)
(MHA) in September 2022 had cleared the names of former DGP VK Bhawra and head of special task force (STF) against drugs Harpreet Sidhu for central deputation.
Sidhu was earlier remained on deputation with the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) where he was commanding units engaged in anti-Naxal operations in Chhattisgarh. He joined the state anti-drug force after premature repatriation from central deputation, which otherwise was to end in June 2018.
Sidhu, a 1992 batch Punjab cadre IPS officer is MA (Public Admn.),LL.B.,M.Phil (Police Admn.), Post Graduate diploma in Human Rights Law, LL.M and is going to retire on May,31,2027.