Know who is Rishi Kumar Shukla?
New Delhi: The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet appointed senior IPS officer Rishi Kumar Shukla as the new Director of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today.
Here is all you need to know about Rishi Kumar Shukla.
- Shukla was born in Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh on August 23, 1960.
- Shukla is a Commerce Graduate and an officer of the 1983-batch from Madhya Pradesh.
- Shukla began his IPS career as Chief Superintendent of Police of Raipur district in undivided MP.
- Shukla has served as the Director General of Police of Madhya Pradesh.
- Shukla served as the Joint Director of the Intelligence Bureau (IB) before becoming the DGP of Madhya Pradesh.
- Currently, Shukla is the chairman of Madhya Pradesh police housing corporation.
- Shukla was posted as the Superintendent of Police at Damoh, Shivpuri, and Mandsaur.
- Shukla served as the Additional DG Intelligence from the year 2009 to 2012.
- The 58-year-old police officer will now serve as CBI boss for a fixed tenure of two years.