Fulfill the firebrand top police who exposed Sasikala’s VVIP treatment in Bengaluru jail
D Roopa, an IPS officer from Davangere, Karnataka exposed the sham running in the Bengaluru Parappana Agrahara Central prison and remains defiant in the face of debate.
The maverick Deputy Inspector General (DIG)of prisons who blew the whistle on the VIP treatment given to AIADMK general secretary Sasikala in Bengaluru prison has chosen to adhere to her word.
D Roopa, an IPS officer from Davangere, Karnataka exposed the sham running in the Bengaluru Parappana Agrahara Central prison and stays bold in the face of controversy.In her report, she has
pointed out how the Karnataka Director General of Prisons (DGP)Satyanarayana Rao was one of the officers on Sasikala’s payroll to obtain unique treatment -like a separate kitchen.The report reads how Sasikala apparently paid Rs 2 crore to prison officials for a ‘comfortable stay’. Quashing her report, DGP Rao lashed out against D Roopa and has actually requested a description and evidences to back the allegations.D Roopa secured 43rd rank in the UPSC exam in 2000. Throughout her training at NPS Hyderabad, she was ranked fifth in her batch and was the sole
officer allotted to the Karnataka cadre. A sharp shooter, she has actually won various awards in NPA. She was conferred with President’s Police Medal for Meritorious service on 26 January 2016. A qualified Bharatnatyam dancer, D Roopa is likewise well versed with classical Hindustani music.As a SP, Roopa detained the then Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh Uma Bharti after the court order in a rioting case.When she was DCP of Bengaluru, she withdrew variety of authorities workers unauthorised to be attendants of VVIPs and politicians. As DCP City Armed Reserve, she withdrew a number of cops vehicles that were being used in the cavalcade of former Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa without permit.Recently, she was associated with a Twitter spat with Mysuru Kodagu MP
Pratap Simha after 4 senior IPS officers went on central deputation.