V V Srinivasa Rao, IPS         



Indian Police Service, 1995 Batch, TS Cadre



Additional Director General of Police

Posts Held at Present


Chairman, State Level Police Recruitment Board – 18th March 2018 onwards Director RBVRR TS Police Academy (FAC) – 29th June 2020 onwards Inspector General of Police Training TS (FAC) – 19th August 2019 onwards Additional Director General of Police Sports, TS (HAC) – 3rd July 2015 onwards

Posts Held Earlier

Commissioner of Police, Hyderabad City (FAC) – 2017-18

Additional Commissioner of Police L&O, Hyderabad City – 2016-18 (With Addl Charge of the Special Branch, Hyderabad City – 2017-18)

Inspector General of Police, Telangana State Special Police, TS – 2015-16 Additional Director General of Police Ops (GHs & OCTOPUS), TS (FAC) – 2016 Inspector General of Police (Procurement & Budgeting), AP – 2013-15

  Joint Commissioner of Police, Hyderabad City – 2013

  Deputy Inspector General of Police – I, APSP Battalions – 2013

Director (Vigilance & Security), AP State Road Transport Corporation – 2011-13 DIG of Police and Joint Director, AP Police Academy – 2009-11

Superintendent of Police, Crime Investigation Department (EOW) – 2007-09 Assistant Inspector General of Police (Law & Order), DGP Office – 2006-07 Superintendent of Police, Visakhapatnam District – 2005-06

  Superintendent of Police, Special Intelligence Branch – 2004-      05 Superintendent of Police, Khammam District – 2002-04          Commandant, XI APSP – Indian Reserve Battalion – 2001-02

Officer on Special Duty (Addl. SP) (Operations) Karimnagar District – 2000-01 Assistant Superintendent of Police, Visakhapatnam District – 1999-2000 Assault Commander (ASP), Greyhounds – 1998-99

Academic Qualifications


Bachelor of Law

Master of Business Administration [Marketing Management] (Gold Medalist) Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) [Electrical & Electronics Engineering]

Academic Achievements


Selected as Fellow of Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta in 1993 Recipient of Telugu Vignana Paritoshakam from AP Govt. during BE (Hons) Recipient of National Merit Scholarship after XI-XII during BE (Hons)

  Recipient of National Merit Scholarship after SSC during XI-XII


Ø    Received Academic Training at Institutes / Universities including Birla Institute of Technology, Pilani and Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta

Ø    Received Practical Training at Institutes including Lal Bahadur Shasthri National Academy of Administration – Mussoorie, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy. Hyderabad, Internal Security Academy – Mount Abu, Central School of Weapons & Tactics – Indore, Indian Institute of Technology – Bombay, National Informatics Centre – New Delhi

Ø    Received Practical Training in Association with West Midlands Police – Birmingham – UK, Central Reserve Police Force (serving in Assam), Indian Army (serving in Nagaland)

Ø   Trained at the Cambridge University, UK for Mid-Career Training Programme of IPS Officers, during 2011


           Medals, Honours etc.,

Ø  Indian Police Medal for Meritorious Service in 2011

Ø  Police (Antrik Suraksha Seva) Pathak by Government of India in 2004 for serving in extremist

     affected areas

Ø  Felicitation by European Telugu Association (ETA) UK at Birmingham in November 2002 for

      commendable contributions made to the Bhadrachala Ramadasa Project

Ø  ‘Siddha Award’ and SSY Gold Medal from Sidhdha Samadhi Yoga – an International Spiritual Organization in 2003 for outstanding service in Eye-Care and Eye-Donation Programmes

Ø  World Sight Day Celebrations Appreciation Award from the Government of Andhra Pradesh in

      2002 for outstanding services under National Programme for Control of Blindness

Ø  Felicitation in the National Workshop on Corneal Blindness by DDGO, Government of India, Eye

     Bank Association of India, ORBIS International and Vision 2020 acknowledging and appreciating

      significant contribution in the field of Corneal Blindness & Eye Banking in the Country


        Hobbies, Pastimes etc.,

Ø Philately with Independent India as the main area of interest

Ø Numismatics with East India Company, British India and Independent India till 1990 as the main areas of interest

Ø Appreciation of Films with focus on English and World Cinema

Ø Reading Books especially on Modern History, Management and Economics

Ø Listening to Music with special preference to Classical (Keertanas) and Light Music