Rishi Kumar Shukla takes charge as new CBI director
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1983-batch IPS officer Rishi Kumar Shukla, who was recently appointed as the new Central Bureau of Investigation director, formally took charge of the office on Monday.
According to sources, Shukla reached the CBI office around 10 AM to formally take charge of his new assignment as the chief of central probe agency.
The Centre had on Saturday appointed Shukla – former Madhya Pradesh Police chief – as the new CBI Director.
He has been appointed as the new CBI chief for a fixed tenure of two years from the date of assumption of charge of the office, according to an order issued by the government.
Prior to his appointment as the CBI chief, he was serving as the Director General of Police (DGP) of Madhya Pradesh