Mr. SK Pandey, IPS

Additional Director General of Police (Naxal Operations)
Madhya Pradesh, India

Mr SK Pandey is the Additional Director General of the Madhya Pradesh Police, supervising the Anti-Naxalite Special Operations of the state.

From 2011 till early 2013, Mr Pandey was the Inspector General of Police, Law & Order/Security for the Madhya Pradesh Police. He was the Chairman of the Technical Committee for selection and procurement of security related equipment. He was also responsible for the security of the Governor and Chief Minister, the protection of vital installations and policy framework for the internal security framework.

Mr Pandey was the Deputy Inspector General and Inspector General of Police during 2003 to 2011. He was in the Cabinet Secretariat, Special Protection Group responsible for the security of the Highest Political Executives of India. He trained Special Protection Group personnel and other specialised units both for strategic protection and special intervention. He also handled the special requirement of high security armoured vehicles such as BMW, Mercedes and others as well as other operational vehicles like critical operational ambulances. He was on the panel that selected the President’s armoured limousine.