DECEMBER 9, 2022

Dr Hanif Qureshi IPS appointed as Additional Secretary- Ministry of Heavy Industries


New Delhi: According to an official order released, Dr Hanif Qureshi IPS (Haryana 1996) presently Joint Secretary- Ministry of Heavy Industries has been appointed as Additional Secretary- Ministry of Heavy Industries.

Dr Hanif Qureshi, a distinguished Indian Police Service officer, brings a wealth of experience to his new role, encompassing criminal investigations, traffic management, intelligence operations, police training, and maintaining law and order. Apart from his impressive academic background, including B.Tech., M.Tech., MBA, and Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati, USA, Dr. Qureshi is renowned as a TEDx speaker.

His active involvement in research is evident through publications in American, Indian, and international journals and books. His research interests encompass critical areas such as police legitimacy, crimes against women, organizational citizenship behaviors, and criminal justice system reforms.

These strategic appointments underscore a deliberate restructuring of key bureaucratic positions, aligning with the government's commitment to enhance efficiency and leverage specialized expertise in key sectors.