Prabhat Singh appointed as Director General (Investigation) in National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)
Prabhat Singh, a 1988 batch IPS officer of Jharkhand cadre, has been appointed as new Director General (Investigation) in the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC). Singh is at present Special Director in Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). He has been appointed to the post for a period up to April 30, 2020, the date of his superannuation. The NHRC is an autonomous public body constituted on 12th October 1993 under the Protection of Human Rights Ordinance of 28 September 1993. It was given a statutory basis by the Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993 (TPHRA). Apart from him, S N Pradhan has been appointed Director General of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF).
Topics: Central Reserve Police Force • Government • National Disaster Response Force • National Human Rights Commission • National Human Rights Commission of India • National human rights institutions • NHRC • Organizations