Kunwar Vijay Pratap Singh takes charge as SSP Amritsar
Amritsar, April 18, 2007
Kunwar Vijay Pratap Singh, an IPS officer of 1998 batch of Punjab cadre, has taken over as District Police Chief of Amritsar. He assumed the charge of Senior Superintendent of Police Amritsar on April 18, 2007. Before this he was posted as SSP of Gurdaspur District having additional charge of Batala Police District. His earlier stints in the holy city are Assistant Superintendent of Police (1999-2000), SP City (2002-03) and DIG Prisons (2005-06). Kunwar has distinction to begin his career in Punjab Police from this holy city in 1999 as a trainee IPS Officer.
Right from the first day of his joining, Community Oriented Policing (COP) was launched in the city with a view to create an atmosphere to maintain peace and order in the society and to provide a sense of security to the citizens. His areas of priority are prevention of crime, accessibility for the common citizen, to eliminate the menace of drug and to promote brotherhood in the citizens of Amritsar.