JAMMU: V. K. Singh, IPS took over the charge of Additional Director General of Police (Headquarters) at PHQ on Saturday from S.P. Vaid, who has been elevated as Director General of Police and posted DG Prisons J&K.
Singh, a 1987 batch IPS officer, has served the State in various capacities including ASP Headquarter Jammu, SDPO RS Pura, SP Budgam, SP City Jammu, SSP Leh, SSP Srinagar, DIG Poonch-Rajouri, Director SSG and IGP Trainings/CIV PHQ. Besides, he has remained on deputation to GOI twice during the service.
Singh, during his service has been awarded prestigious President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service, Police Medal for Meritorious Service, Sher-i-Kashmir Police Medal for Meritorious Service and DGP Medal,
Later, Singh interacted with the officers and other staff members at PHQ and discussed different official matters.