Shri Harmeet Singh, IPS

Spl. Director General of Police, Assam & Director, Fire & Emergency Services

About Shri Harmeet Singh IPS:

Shri Harmeet Singh, currently serving as the Special Director General of Police, Assam, and Director of Fire & Emergency Services, is a distinguished officer with a remarkable career in the Indian Police Service (IPS). His educational journey includes a BA (Hons) in History from Stephen’s College, Delhi University, and a Master's in History from Punjab University, Chandigarh. His specialization and expertise encompass a wide range of areas, including conflict resolution, counter-terrorism, counter- radicalization, cyber security & infrastructure, security & safety administration, child protection & child-friendly policing, mega-event management, disaster/pandemic relief, and developing communication/citizen-centric interfaces. Notably, he has been a pioneer in introducing technology-based innovations and solutions for governance in the realms of national security and policing. Shri Harmeet Singh's exceptional service and leadership have been recognized through numerous awards, including the Police Medal for Gallantry, the President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service, the Indian Police Medal for Meritorious Service, the Ati Utkrisht Seva Padak, the Antrik Seva Suraksha Padak, the Kathin Seva (Special Duty) Medal, and the Police Antrik Suraksha Seva Padak for North East (NE) Region.