NIA officer Sanjeev Singh who led probe into Pathankot assault dies of dengue


NIA Condoles Unhappy and Premature Demise of Shri Sanjeev Kumar Singh IPS (1987 MP). Shri S. Okay. Singh served NIA for 7 years and stood for an indomitable spirit of Professionalism, Honesty, and Dedication. Might His Soul Relaxation in Peace,” the central probe company mentioned on its official Twitter deal with.

The officer had retired from service in February. He final served with the Border Safety Pressure as an ADG (japanese command) based mostly in Kolkata, taking care of the deployment of the drive alongside the India-Bangladesh worldwide border.

The officer had led the NIA probe within the 2016 terrorist assault on the Indian Air Pressure base in Punjab’s Pathankot and had escorted a joint investigation crew of Pakistani officers, in March that yr, who visited the airbase as a part of their very own probe within the case.

The officer was a well being fanatic and his final Twitter put up on June 14, 2018, has a video the place he will be seen doing pull-ups and push-ups as a part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s health problem to IPS officers.

He has additionally served as ADG (Naxal operations) in Madhya Pradesh after his deputation with the NIA ended. The IPS Affiliation, the Madhya Pradesh DGP and the BSF additionally condoled his loss of life on their official Twitter handles.