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Anup Kumar Singh takes charge as new DG of National Security Guard

A 1985-batch IPS officer of the Gujarat cadre, Singh's appointment was approved by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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Anup Kumar Singh, DG, National Security Agency
Anup Kumar Singh, DG, National Security Agency

Senior IPS officer Anup Kumar Singh has taken charge as the new Director General (DG) of Security Guard (NSG).

According to the NSG, Singh took over the command on Monday.

Welcoming the new DG, tweeted: "Shri Anup Kumar Singh, IPS has taken over the command of from 28 Oct 2019. The Black cats welcome their new DG and look to move forward for achieving greater heights under his command."

A 1985-batch IPS officer of the Gujarat cadre, Singh's appointment was approved by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

The is a counter-terrorism unit under the Ministry of Home Affairs. It was raised in 1984.

First Published: Tue, October 29 2019. 19:38 IST
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