Rajnikant , new BSF IG for Tripura frontier
By Our Correspondent
Agartala, Jun 07, 2013 : Mr Rajni Kant Mishra , IPS, has assumed charge as Inspector General (IG) of BSF in Tripura frontier. He replaces Dr S.K. Sharma who has gone on voluntary retirement to join a new assignment at the United Nations (UN). Mr Mishra who assumed charge on June 1 is a master-degree holder in Geology and qualified as an IPS in 1984.
Before joining his new post in Tripura Mr Mishra was additional director general (ADG) of police in Uttar Pradesh. He had been on deputation in CBI between 2002 and 2006. Mr Mishra has represented the country in various foreign assignments and has undergone the specialised MCTP course in London in 2012. He is also a highly decorated officer.