BS Sandhu, DGP of Haryana Police retired on January 31, 2019. After the retirement of BS Sandhu, KP (Kushal Pal) singh, IPS Officer of 1985 batch assumed the charge as DGP, Haryana.
From 1 Februar, State Government has given the charge of DGP to KP Singh, DG Haryana Human Rights Commission, in addition to his present duty.
“Haryana Governor is pleased to assign the charge of Direction General of Police, Haryana to KP Singh, IPS, in addition to his present duty till the finalization of the ongoing process of regular appointment to the said post as per guidelines of the Supreme Court,” said the Government’s order.
On 1 Feb, Before taking the charge as DGP, KP Singh took Guard of Honour at State Police Headquarters premises.