Mukul Goel Named The New DGP Of Uttar Pradesh
Lucknow, June 30 (TNA) Senior IPS officer Mukul Goel was named the new head of the UP Police. A statement issued by the home department informed of his appointment as the new DGP of the most populous state, which incidentally has also the biggest police force anywhere in the world.
Goel, who is presently on central deputation, will succeed H.C. Awasthi, who retired on Wednesday.
A B.Tech in electrical engineering from Delhi IIT, and also an MBA, he joined the Indian Police Service in 1987 and has a vast experience of serving in the UP Police in various capacities. He is currently the Additional DG (operations) With the Border Security Force (BSF)