Cuttack: The 1987 batch IPS officer Sunil Kumar Bansal on Friday assumed charge as the DGP of Odisha at the Police Head Quarters in Cuttack. The two year tenure of the new DGP commenced today.
After taking charge as Odisha DGP Bansal in his first reactions to media said that Odisha Police have earned name and fame for it’s good work not only in the state but also in other states. “I will work to continue this good name,” he said.
The DGP said that especially in taking care of the Maoist issue, Odisha Police have done commendable job and he will make effort to continue the good work.
The new DGP also said that he would put his best effort to meet the expectations of the Chief Minister as well as citizens of the State from the Police Department.
Bansal stressed on providing ‘Seva O Surakshya’ (Service and security) to the people of Odisha. He said that Odisha Police would work to provide security especially to senior citizens, children and women in such a way that they would feel Police like friends.
Intimating about the 14 new Police Stations that were inaugurated in the State recently the DGP also stressed to work on cyber security.