Prahlad Rai Meena

Shri Prahlad Rai Meena Date of birth : 15th August, 1952

Education : Graduation in Law from Delhi University
Post Graduation in History from Rajasthan University in 1975
with a specialization in Ancient Indian Culture and Art.


Joined IPS in 1980 he served as curator in Archaeological Department of Rajasthan, as Deputy Superintendent of Police CRPF and served in Rajasthan Police Service. He was allotted to AGMUT Cadre wherein he served as Additional DCP and DCP in the most communal sensitive Central District of Delhi. He also served as Northern Range joint CP in Delhi beside serving in Security provisioning lines. He had independent charge of Police Chief as IGP Puducherry. Served with Government of India in Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) and finally retired as Additional Secretary Security Parliament House New Delhi on 31.08.2012.

He was awarded Kathni Police Seva Medal, Presidents Medal for Meritorious Service and Presidents Police Medal for Distinguish service. He is a member of Clubs of national importance such as Gymkhana Club, Civil Services Officers Institute. National Sports Club of India, Masonic Club and Central Civil Services Cultural and Sports Board. He is also Honorary Member of Indian Cricket Association, Feroz Shah Kotla, New Delhi. His wife is a agriculturist, his elder son is serving in Indian Foreign Services and the younger one is pursuing as IIM Degree from Calcutta. He was sworn in as the Information Commissioner on the 3rd September 2012.

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