Arvind Kumar (civil servant)

Indian Police Service Director of the Intelligence Bureau Rajiv Jain
Arvinda Kumar

Director of Intelligence Bureau
Assumed office
30 June 2019
Prime MinisterNarendra Modi
Preceded byRajiv Jain
Personal details
OccupationCivil Servant

Arvind Kumar, a 1984 batch IPS officer, is the Director of the Intelligence Bureau.[1] The Director of the Intelligence Bureau is the senior most ranked IPS officer in the IB and the senior-most IPS officer of India. He was appointed on June 26, 2019 as the 27th Director of Intelligence Bureau succeeding Rajiv Jain.[2] Arvind Kumar has been working with the IB since 1991. He is a recipient of the President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service and consistent performance[3]

See also


  1. ^ "Balakot strategist Samant Goel is new RAW chief, Kashmir expert Arvind Kumar IB director". India Today. 2019-06-26. Retrieved 2019-06-26.
  2. ^ "Arvind Kumar Is New Intelligence Bureau Head, Samant Goel Next RAW Chief". NDTV. 2019-06-26. Retrieved 2019-06-26.
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