Shri B Srinivas IPS, an alumnus of the Department of History, School of Social Sciences, University of Hyderabad (UoH) took over as the new Director General of Police (DGP). Shri Srinivas completed his post-graduation during 1994-96 and PhD. during 1996 to 2000.

Shri B Srinivas IPS

Shri Srinivas succeeded in the UPSC examination and was selected for the Jammu and Kashmir Cadre in 1990 and recently he took charge of DGP of Puducherry. He is first IPS officer from erstwhile Jammu and Kashmir cadre to head a police force after its merger with the Union Territory cadre.

Credited with the revival of intelligence operations in the Kashmir Valley after the 2010 unrest, Srinivas assumed office at the Puducherry Police headquarters.

Puducherry comprises two districts, Karaikal and Puducherry. Puducherry district comprises the Puducherry region and outlying administrative units of Mahe and Yanam, which are enclaves in Kerala and Andhra Pradesh respectively.

Congratulations and best wishes to Shri B Srinivas.