Monika Bhardwaj, a 2009 batch Indian Police Service Officer (IPS) Officer in AGUMT Cadre. When it comes to plum posting, she is very lucky. She has been posted to Delhi in her short career of just over a decade.
Monika Bhardwaj, a third-generation police officer from her family, is Monika. Her grandfather was a constable and her father is a sub-inspector. The family is improving with each generation.
Monika was a UPSC CSE candidate in 2008, with All India rank 142. This was her first attempt. Even though IAS was her first service choice, she decided not to appear again.
Monika Bhardwaj, IPS: Profile, Wiki, Husband, Age and Family
Date of Birth:
Age: 36 Years
Father: Kaptan Singh, SI Haryana Police
Birth Place: Sampla Village, Rohtak, Haryana
Graduation from Delhi University
Family and Relationship:
Married. Her husband is a software engineer working at an MNC in NOIDA.
Siblings: Her younger sister Indu Bhardwaj is also a Civil Servant. Another of her sister is working the Indian Railways.
Interesting and Lesser Known Facts:
- Monika Bhardwaj was appointed the Crime Branch Head in Delhi (DCP-Crime). This will be the first female police officer to hold this position. It will be fascinating to see how she tackles Delhi’s deteriorating law-and-order problems.
- Monika was also the focus of attention during the stand-off by police lawyers. Monika was literally attacked by unruly attorneys. She was an example of courage and determination to resist the black-clad moronic creatures.