New Delhi: The Director General (DG) of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), Satya Narayan Pradhan on Thursday assumed additional charge as DG of Narcotics Control Bureau.
Pradhan assumed charge from Rakesh Asthana who took charge as Delhi Police Commissioner today.
NDRF DG @satyaprad1 assumes additional charge as DG of Narcotics Control Bureau. He assumed charge from Rakesh Asthana who assumed charge as Delhi Police Commissioner today
1988-batch IPS Satyanarayan Pradhan belongs to Bhubaneswar pic.twitter.com/ngryo9J9LK
— Soumyajit Pattnaik (@soumyajitt) July 29, 2021
The NDRF DG, who is an IPS officer of 1988 batch from Jharkhand cadre, belongs to Odisha’s Bhubaneswar.
The Union Government had on January 18, 2019 posted Pradhan as the DG of the NDRF. Since then, the National Disaster Response Force has been providing help to people across the country during the natural calamities under his able leadership.