Speaker Profile

Sadanand Date


Sadanand Date

Special Inspector General, CRPF

Mr. Sadanand Date is an IPS officer of 1990 batch, presently working as IG Operations CRPF New Delhi. He has done M.Com, ICWA & Ph.D. As a Fulbright scholar he visited the USA in 2005-06.

Mr. Date has worked as a Superintendent of Police in Bhandara (1996-1998)and as a Deputy Commissioner of Police in Mumbai City (1998-2001). He has worked as an SP and DIG in CBI (2001-2006). He worked in Mumbai city as Addl. CP in EOW & Central Region (2006-2010). He worked as IGP Force One (2010-2012). He worked in Mumbai city as Jt. CP (Law and Order) and as Jt. CP Crime (2012-2015). He has worked as IG CRPF Chhattisgarh Sector (2015-16) before taking up the current assignment.

He has received several commendations for his work from Director CBI, DG CRPF, DGP Maharashtra and C.P. Mumbai. He was awarded Mahatma Gandhi Peace and Communal Harmony Award, Parakram Padak, President’s Police Medal for the Meritorious Services, Presidents Police Medal for Gallantry & President’s Police Medal for Distinguished services in course of his career.