Civil Aviation Security head and senior IPS officer Kumar Rajesh Chandra was appointed as the director general of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB).
Chandra, a 1985-batch IPS officer of Bihar cadre, is at present the director general of the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS). He has been appointed as SSB DG up to December 31, 2021, i.e., the date of his superannuation, the order said.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS Clerk Mains Exam:
- The SSB, which has about 80,000 personnel, guards India’s borders with Nepal and Bhutan.