Subodh Kumar Jaiswal, former police chief of Maharashtra, Is New CBI Director

Subodh Kumar Jaiswal, Police chief of Maharashtra, Is New CBI Director

Subodh Kumar Jaiswal, the former police chief of Maharashtra, has been appointed as the chief of the Central Bureau of Investigation for a two-year period.

The government notification came after a series of meetings between Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Chief Justice and opposition leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury.

Mr. Jaiswal is a 1985-batch IPS officer of Maharashtra cadre. He is currently serving as the chief of the Central Industrial Security Forces.