INDIAN FOREST SERVICES

  • MP govt undecided on action against IFS officer raided by Lokayukta police February 6, 2013

    Bhopal: When the Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta Police raided 1987 batch Indian Forest Service officer BK Singh's Bhopal residence on Wednesday morning, his wife refused to let them in at first, insisting that she must speak to her husband. And while Singh tried to vanish from the scene with his valuables...
  • US: Indian Forest Officer released on bail July 31, 2012

    New York: Senior Indian Forest Service officer Surendra Prasad Mohapatra, arrested by Pennsylvania police and charged with indecent assault after a woman hotel worker complained against him, has been released on bail. Mohapatra will appear in court for a preliminary hearing on August 1 in a Pennsylvania court. Sources told...
  • US: Indian officer arrested for assaulting maid July 26, 2012

    Pennsylvania: A senior official of the Indian Forest Service was arrested for alleged sexual assault in Pennsylvania in the US for allegedly assaulting a hotel maid. Surendra Mohapatra, a 1986 batch officer, was arrested in Pennsylvania reportedly on Wednesday. He is currently in jail as he does not enjoy diplomatic immunity,...
  • Your guide to Indian Forest Service exams May 22, 2012

    India has extensive forests which are an important resource. India thus requires scientific management of its forests. The British India Government recognized the need of a premier forest management service and constituted the Imperial Forest Service in 1867. The Imperial Forest Research Institute, Dehradun, presently & popularly known all over...