New Delhi: The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) appointed senior Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Satya Narayan Pradhan as the Director-General of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB). He has been appointed on a deputation basis till the date of his superannuation on August 31, 2024, or until further orders.
Satya Narayan Pradhan is a Jharkhand cadre 1988-batch IPS officer. He is at present is the Director General of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF). He is also holding additional charge of NCB chief.
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NCB Chief Rakesh Asthana was appointed as Delhi Police Commissioner. Atul Karwal, a 1988-batch Gujarat cadre IPS officer was appointed as the NDRF Director-General.