DINESH REDDY

  • HC dismisses Andhra police chief's plea for extension September 29, 2013

    The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Sunday dismissed a petition by state police chief V Dinesh Reddy seeking orders to the state government to extend his term by one year. A division bench, which heard the motion moved by the director general of police (DGP), directed him to relinquish his post....
  • Under probe Andhra DGP denied extension; BP Rao likely to be successor September 26, 2013

    Hyderabad: Senior IPS officer B Prasada Rao is expected to become the next Director General of Andhra Pradesh Police, succeeding V Dinesh Reddy who will have to demit office on September 30 following the State Government's rejection of his plea for extension of tenure. The Government on Thursday filed an affidavit...
  • Andhra DGP files criminal case against 'The Hindu' newspaper September 22, 2013

    Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police V Dinesh Reddy has justified filing a criminal case against 'The Hindu' newspaper for publishing a controversial report over his visit to a godman in Hyderabad. ...
  • DA case: My wife and I only own 7.5 acres land, says AP DGP September 20, 2013

    Andhra Pradesh DGP V Dinesh Reddy on Friday said he along with his wife owned only seven-and-half acres pertaining to eight sale deeds out of the 542 deeds (1,500 acres) mentioned in a petition filed by a senior IPS officer against him in the Supreme Court. In the backdrop of CBI...
  • Two journalists sent to judicial custody for morphing visuals September 15, 2013

    Hyderabad: Two journalists of a Telugu news channel were remanded in judicial custody by a local magistrate in connection with a case registered against them for telecasting a news story highlighting state DGP V Dinesh Reddy's meeting with a local spiritual leader here. The two journalists were arrested Saturday by Hussaini...
  • Andhra: IPS officer applies for VRS over Telangana July 29, 2013

    Hyderabad: A senior IPS officer has applied for VRS in Andhra Pradesh allegedly in protest against the reported proposal to create RayalaTelangana in the event of bifurcation of the state. Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) of APSP Battalion, Sheikh Mohammed Iqbal, forwarded his letters seeking voluntary retirement to state...
  • Police warn people making fake calls on emergency number April 30, 2013

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police V Dinesh Reddy on Monday warned of initiating action against those making fake calls to the recently launched 'Dial 100 system', an emergency response number. Of the 50,000 calls made to the 'Dial 100 system', about 20,000 have turned out to be fake,...
  • Dinesh Reddy is the new president of IHF November 6, 2012

    Hyderabad: Dinesh Reddy has been elected the new president of the Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) at its special general meeting in New Delhi on Monday. He is taking over the responsibility after the International Hockey Federation (FIH) recognised IHF the representative in India. This announcement came after the Delhi...
  • Dresses reason for rape: Andhra Pradesh DGP December 31, 2011

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh police chief has sparked off a row by saying that rapes are on the rise in the state because women in villages have started wearing salwar kameez. "Increase or decrease in rape cases could not be attributed to policing. Women in villages are turning fashionable, wearing salwar kameez...
  • 'AntiNaxal operations will be intensified in AP' December 9, 2011

    Visakhapatnam: Andhra Pradesh Police chief V Dinesh Reddy on Thursday asserted that antiNaxal operations in the state would be intensified. An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) fitted with powerful surveillance cameras would be pressed into service from February to track the movement of Naxals, DGP V Dinesh Reddy said at a press...