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Changes in Kolkata Police – New ADG & Police Commissioner Name – Result of Garden Reach Incident

Kolkata Police Commissioner Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda has been replaced by Surajit Kar Purakayastha on 14th February 2013. Few changes made in Kolkata Police higher ranks after the saddest incident happened at Garden Reach on 12th February 2013. A Policemen shot death during the clashes between TMC & Congress party workers on the issue of College Election at Garden Reach (Kolkata) on 12th February 2013. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee made changes to uphold the law & order situation of Kolkata after that incident.

Today (14th February 2013) in the evening, the decision was made & few alteration has been done in the Kolkata Police. Surajit Kar Purajayastha named new Commissioner of Police (CP) and R.K. Pachnanda will now work as Director of Security, in-charge of the Chief Minister's security.

Apart from the Police Commissioner post; there are few more changes has been made and the details as follows -
  • New Commissioner of Police (CP)Surajit Kar Purakayastha.
  • New Director of Security, in charge of Chief Minister’s Security – Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda.
  • New ADG Administration – Birendra Singh.
  • New ADG IB – GMP Reddy.
  • New ADG of Law & Order – Banibrata Basu.
  • New IG of Law & Order – Soumen Mitra.

Ranjit Kr. Pachnanda was named Kolkata Police Commissioner in March 2011 and within two years he is replaced by Surajit Kar Purakayastha.
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Ranjit Kr. Pachnanda Kolkata Police Commissioner Profile & Professional Life Career Works - R.K. Pachnanda

Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda Kolkata Police Commissioner Profile Biodata Biography Birthday Age Address Mobile Phone Contact Number R.K. Pachnanda Police Commissioner Kolkata C.P. Family Father Mother Wife Children Son Daughter Ranjit Kumar Pachananda Education Qualification Educational Life Background Police Commissioner Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda works career professional life awards achievements Commissioner Police Kolkata IPS Officer Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda Personal Life Details.

Ranjit Kumar Pachananda has replaced commissioner of Kolkata Police Sri Goutam Mohan Chakraborty as per the instruction of Nirvachan Commission of India. Since, Goutam Mohan Chakraborty, ex-Commissioner of Kolkata Police, was doing the job of Commissioner for more than 3-years of Kolkata Police; it was necessary and according to the rule to change Police Commissioner before Assembly Election and for this reason only Sri Goutam Mohan Chakraborty was replaced by new Commissioner of Kolkata Police Sri Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda.

Hometown address of Kolkata Police Commissioner IPS Officer Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda:  - Haryana, India.

Professional Life Background of Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda Commissioner of Kolkata Police:
Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda, recent Commissioner of Kolkata Police, has started his professional life as policemen in 1983 when Sri R.K. Pachnanda joined Indian Police Service Training. After the successful completion of Police Training, Ranjit Kr. Pachnanda worked as a S.D.P.O. at Uluberia of Howrah in Bengal. Later moved to Karshiang as additional Police Super. In the year 1989, Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda went to Delhi as a Security Chief for VIP persons. After few years joined as a SP of CBI at Chandigarh. Ranjit Kr Pachnanda came back to Bengal as a D.C. (S.B.) of Kolkata Police in 1998. Again moved to Delhi in 2002 for taking care of Border Security Force of India. Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda came to Kolkata Police department again in 2007 and promoted as Special Police Commissioner of Kolkata Police in July 2009. Recently in March 2011, Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda became Kolkata Police Commissioner just before the General Assembly Election 2011 in West Bengal. He was given the responsibility of 'Director Security' and removed from the position of Kolkata Police Commissioner on 14th February 2013. Ranjit Kr. Pachnanda was given the responsibility of Additional Director General (ADG) of West Bengal Armed Force on & from 14th March 2013.

Awards Achievements of Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda Commissioner of Kolkata Police:
IPS Officer Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda received many appreciations from Indian Government and State Governments. Ranjit Kumar Pachnanda was awarded for excellent Pistol shooting aim during the working life as SPG.
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