DIRECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE
Dr. Muktesh Chander, IPS
 
 
 

Dr. Muktesh Chander,IPS joined Indian Police Service in 1988 and has remained posted to several places including DIG Goa and Addl. Commissioner of Police, Crime, and Traffic Delhi and IG Daman Diu. He has served as Centre Director Cyber Division and National Critical Information Infrastructure Protection Centre in NTRO under Prime Ministers' Office. 

As United Nations Police Observer he has monitored, trained and advised police in Bosnia and Herzegovina in Europe for 1 year. 

He has been awarded Police Medal for meritorious service, President's Police Medal for distinguished service, Police Medal for Hard Duty, UN Service Medal and 50th Anniversary of Independence Medal. 

He has written a number of articles on Cyber Crime and related topics, which have been published in various prestigious journals and newspapers. 

He was member secretary of the Joint Working Group which formulated "Guidelines for Protection of National Critical Information Infrastructure" 

He graduated in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering from Delhi University. 

He also holds a law degree from Delhi University, diploma in Human Resource Management, Diploma in Cyber Laws and Masters Degree in Criminology & Forensic Science 

He has done his Ph.D. in Information Security Management from I.I.T., Delhi. He has also done Hostage Negotiation course at Louisiana State Police Academy, USA and Law Enforcement Executive Development Course with FBI, Los Angeles, USA 

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