As Indianmandarins reported on April 13, 2015, Surender Singh ( IPS:1980:WB) has been appointed as Director General, Central Industrial Security Force (CISF). He replaces Arvind Ranjan (IPS: 1977:KL), who retired on April 30, 2015.
Mr. Singh assumed charge as 25th DG of CISF today. Prior to this, he has been working as Special Director in the Intelligence Bureau (IB) since July 31, 2014.
During his distinguished career spanning 35 years, he has held many important and sensitive positions in the state of West Bengal and on Central Deputation to Government of India.