Raghavendra Suhas is an Indian Police Service officer (IPS) of the 2001 batch. H e is posted as Additional Director, Rajasthan Police Academy , Jaipur in Rajasthan.
He served the government of Rajasthan and also earlier govt of India. He has served in various places in department of revenue, taxation, investigations, law enforcement, public order, and governance. He worked in the state of Karnataka and was Inspector General of Police (IGP) of the Internal Security Division. He has served the public and country with full dedication. The people of Karnataka like Raghavendra Suhas as several people centric work for the public was initiated by him.
The professional life of IGP Raghavendra Suhas
IGP Raghavendra Suhas Sir professional life is a source of inspiration for others. By Career, he is an IPS officer. He is an Engineer , Fellow of Institute of Engineers and Chartered Engineer. He has written technical papers on engineering frontier subjects. He is also seen teaching the students Maths and Physics . His professional life is a source of inspiration for many. His expertise on national and international river water issues is well heard in the Engineers corners. He is pursuing Ph.D. in the subjects of public finance and policies.
IGP Raghavendra Suhas always inspired his men and moved forward in tackling several law and order issues . Seen to keep focus on public cause and developments. The Book “Beyond Red Alert “ written by him aims at taking police and people together . It guides the people to be geared up for the natural disaster . This book describes the evolution of the flood situation in the Krishna River Basin in northern region of Karnataka and technical predictive analysis is made simpler and utilizable by the general public.
IPS Raghavendra Suhas likes is often seen in quite nature photography, trekking. He is seen teaching people and children in his spare time. Whenever a need to help others in studies arise , he reaches out to them . Several children and sub ordinates have qualified in several competative examinations .
He has worked in Research and Development in the field of Electricals engineering and High voltage engineering . Served in Locomotive Company, and Automobile Engineering Company
Achievements of IGP Raghavendra Suhas IPS
The lives of more than 500 civilians and police personnel were saved by preventing a secondary blast in 2008 .
IPS Raghavendra Suhas has been seen as a major saviour , saving the lives of people in the terror blast in Jaipur in the year 2008, May 13. Several people were saved. Law and order situations was averted. 63 people died in the blast, and 216 were injured. Many many more were saved. Even today this memory is fresh in the people of Jaipur, and they thank the IPS Raghavendra Suhas. An unforeseen incident was handled by public and police. The evacuation plans, mitigation plans and investigations was made effectively by the police administration, which was peaceful and successful .
One of the media reports that , At that time IGP Raghavendra Suhas was posted as the SP in Jaipur. He recalls that “That evening, I was conducting area domination patrol and driving a police jeep around Sanjay Circle when we heard the explosion just a few meters from the Chand pole temple. We reached there and saw a car in which the driver and passengers were killed. We were shaken,” recalls IPS Raghavendra Suhas. While assisting the injured, the police heard of more blasts . There were eight explosions in total while one bomb was also defused.
At the same time, it was also revealed that those who had conspired had planted two bombs for different times in the vicinity of Chand pole Hanuman temple, and this was to inflict maximum damage. He also said, “While we were rescuing people, a large crowd had gathered. Some vehicles , cycles were left unattended. There was a unclaimed green bag on a bicycle which had fallen and on inspection, we came to know that there was a bomb in it. The area was cordoned off and diffused and investiagtions made.
This saved the lives of more than 500 civilians and policeman on duty that night. The second bomb in a bag placed on the cycle fell on the ground which was supposed to explode at 8:30 pm. As a result, the alert police personnel got time. Superintendent of Police Raghavendra Suhas also told that he came to know about the first lead in this case by midnight. And during the investigation, the whole city stood with the police.
Raghavendra Suhas: Angel for the people of Jodhpur
Due to the constructive people centric nature of work of Raghavendra Suhas, the state government considered him for Jodhpur Range Deputy Inspector General of Police. The public reported him as an angel of the poor. He is seen to be sensitive to the problems of people and goes to any extent to get them their rights , no, matter how influential the accused are, they have always been put behind the bars.
IGP Raghavendra Suhas was trained at Ajmer , Jaipur and Bharathpur.
His analysis and surgical anti crime initiatives and team performance has been seen commendable. Studies have shown an decrease in crimes. The cop has made a place in the hearts of the people. When the farewell took place, people came to see him with fondeness . The people of Deeg still remember it.
One of his biggest successes is catching the terrorist of the blast in Jaipur. They had traced them with their hard work , team spirit and technical and human intelligence.
He has seen several transfers and was nopt any puppet in any hands. IPS Raghavendra Suhas always walks with his principles and rule of laws.
End of the crimes and criminal history of the Bhima river basin by IGP Raghavendra Suhas
IGP Raghavendra Suhas has said that there will be culmination of criminal gang wars on the shores of district Vijayapura river Bhima banks . He spoke to the media after inspecting the site near Kannala Cross, the national highway where the shooting incident took place in connection with the firing on Mahadeva Sahakura of Bhima river banks.
15-20 youths have assaulted , fired and conspired the killing of Mahadeva another criminal. The car that was ambushed by a truck and firings were opened by criminals . Then a petrol bomb was also thrown. But it hasn’t exploded. The driver of the car and the bodyguard died in the incident.
Preparations have been made for the detection of rowdies , criminal gang members in Vijayapura and Solapur. This was seen by Police as a systematic plan with involvement of professional killers. Preliminary information is found out on culprits of the firing incident . The IGP Raghavendra Suhas has launched an massive investigation and said it would soon be revealed as to whether this was an attempt or was thbere any other motives.
Gambling dens raided: 126 held, including politicians; Rs 56 lakh seized in Dharwad district
IGP (Northern Range) Raghavendra Suhas said, the police team raided Ramya Residency and other places and recovered Rs 56 lakh, 40 vehicles, and 65 cellphone sets. He said the raids were following a tip-off that the people were playing three cards and ‘Andar-bahar’ which amount to gambling. Ironically, constables were also found gambling during the raid near Mummigat circle and according to sources, the SP has suspended them pending an inquiry. Year 2019, during heavy monsoon in Karnataka, severe flood was on sight. And in that critical situation, he gave his full contribution as engineer and policeman in organisingly evacuating the public from several villages . The engineers team studied predictive analysis made by the IGP and discussion lectures were held. The act of life saving was immenbsely appreciated by the public.
Writing/Published by : STUTI LUTHRA ( Arshiya )