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Jyoti Priya Singh, IPS: Profile and Family



Jyoti Priya Singh is regarded as one of the most daring IPS officers in the contemporary India. She is a 2008 batch Maharashtra cader IPS Officer. She has stolen the limelight in Kolhapur where her heroic acts ensured that young girls of the vibrant town remain safe from eave teasers and those idiots who consider women an object of enjoyment. From that very time, she is being regarded as the Lady Singham of Maharashtra.


Jyoti Priya Singh, IPS Officer



Profile of Jyoti Priya Singh


Jyoti was born in 1978 in Lucknow. Her father Mr. Ranveer Singh is an Assistant Commandant with PAC 35th Battalion. Her mother Ms. Ena Singh is a lecturer in Mahila Degree College. Jyoti has done her entire education from Lucknow. Her highest qualification is M.Sc. Geology from Lucknow University. She has always been a good student and has very good academic performance throughout. She was also awarded the Chancellor’s Medal in 2002-03 of Lucknow University for being the best all round performance.


Apart from study, what make Jyoti apart are her extra curriculam activities and sports. She is a very good basketball player.  


Jyoti Priya Singh, IPS



Basketball runs through her blood. She was a national level player of this game. Unfortunately, she didn’t pursue this game and went for Civil Services. Both of her parents were also very good basketball player during their times.


Jyoti had a childhood dream of becoming an IAS officer. She wanted to make some positive impact in the lives of downtrodden and poor people. She prepared for UPSC Civil Services and got 171st rank in 2007. She was given IPS cadre. She was little bit tensed for not making it with good ranks to be able to get IAS. However, she decided to go ahead and perform to the best of her ability.


The performance of Jyoti Priya Singh is a testimony of her steel mind. In Jalgaon which is known for political rivalry, she has worked wonderfully. She is a considered a matter of concern for all political parties of Maharashtra as Jyoti is known for doing what is ‘right and legal’ irrespective of the demands of politicians in power.



Husband and Family of Jyoti Priya Singh


Jyoti Priya Singh is quite beautiful and endowed with fabulous physical features. She is 6 ft tall which makes her a perfect choice for being an IPS Officer.


Jyoti is married and her husband is residing in Mumbai. She had recently given birth to a baby boy. For this, she was on maternity leave for 180 days. However, to thwart the attempt of politician to dismantle her from Jalgaon, she had cut short her leave by one month and joined the job.



She is, in fact, a role model for Indian young girls. 


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