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This Police chief uses alternative therapy to contain Covid-19 in Mangaluru

Apart from the usual safety protocols, Vikash Kumar Vikash also introduced hot drinking water, along with ayurvedic and homoeopathic drugs to keep his frontline warriors healthy

This Police chief uses alternative therapy to contain Covid-19 in Mangaluru
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Hailing from Munger in Bihar, Vikash says he has already seen the best and the worst times while policing in India.

Dev Chatterjee Mumbai
While on duty in Buldhana District in interior Maharashtra during 2019 elections, a newly-recruited government official approached an IPS officer from Karnataka, asking whether he remembered interviewing her at Bengaluru in a mock interview before the final interview for UPSC’s Civil Services Examination. The rookie then reminded Vikash Kumar Vikash, now Mangaluru police commissioner, how mock interviews conducted by him and the team of civil servants in Bengaluru few years ago helped her to crack the UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) examinations.

“This is the biggest gift we receive when we see young people cracking the UPSC with our assistance and

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First Published: Aug 23 2020 | 11:47 AM IST

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