IPS Hemant Nagrale Biography, Age, IPS Batch, wife, and more


Hemant Nagrale is an Indian IPS officer. He is currently serving as DGP of Maharastra. 58-year-old Nagrale is 1987 Batch IPS. He has a long experience in the IPS post. Because of his experience, he is allotted for investigation of Planting explosive material near Mukesh Ambani’s resident. Because of his work he won many awards like President’s Police Medal, Vishesh Seva Padak and Antarik Suraksha Padak.

NameHemant Nagrale
Date Of BirthNot known
AgeNot known
FatherNot known
MotherNot known
SchoolZP School in Bhadrawati, Chandrapur District,
Patwardhan High School, Nagpur
CollegeBE – VRCE Nagpur,
post graduation in Master of Finance Management from JBIMS, Mumbai
Educational QualificationBE, Post graduation in Master of Finance Management
IPS Batch1987

Early Life

Hemant Nagrale is a 58-year-old senior IPS officer. He is a 1987 Batch IPS Officer. He completed his schooling till 6th class from ZP School in Bhadrawati, Chandrapur District and after this he moved to Nagpur and there he continued his studies in Patwardhan High School. After completing his schooling he chose Mechanical engineering for further study. He completed his BE degree from VRCE Nagpur (now VNIT). Also he has done post graduation in Master of Finance Management from JBIMS, Mumbai. Her wife’s name is Pratima.


He is a 1987 Batch IPS officer. He was posted as an ASP officer in the Naxalite-affected area. It was his first assignment at the begging of his career. his first assignment (1989-92) was in the Naxalite-affected Chandrapur District as ASP of Rajura.

After some experience, he solved many cases. He also worked in CBI. He solved many big cases, MPSC question leak,  Harshad Mehta 400 Crore scam in 2001, 130 crore Bank of India case of Ketan Parekh Scam, and  Madhaopura Co-op Bank Scam of 1,800 crores. These are the popular cases he used to solve. After solving these cases he became so popular in India. People started knowing after these works.

Because of his great work he received many awards – President’s Police Medal, Vishesh Seva Padak and Antarik Suraksha Padak.

From 1992 to 1994, he was appointed as DCP of Solapur where his controlling of the law and order situation in the aftermath of the Babri Masjid Communal riots in Solapur city in 1992 was much appreciated.

From 1994 to 1996,  he was appointed as SP of Ratnagiri. In Ratnagiri, he solved a land acquisition matter. he handled the land acquisition matter related to Dabhol Power Corporation.  Between this service period, he investigated the MPSC question leak matter. After working on this, he became so popular in Maharashtra.

From 1998 to 2002, he worked as a CBI officer and worked on many big cases. During his tenure in CBI he solved 130 crore Bank of India case of Ketan Parekh Scam, Madhaopura Co-op Bank Scam of 1,800 crores and the Harshad Mehta scam case in 2001 of Rs 400 crore. These cases were so big and after solving this everyone appreciated his work.

From 2007 to 2008, he was appointed as Additional Commissioner of Police. On 26 November 2008, when Mumbai faced a deadly terror attack, he helped the injured people to go to the hospital.

From 2008 to 2010, he was posted as Special IGP and Director, Vigilance and Security in MSEDCL. In this period the theft cases were reduced in the area.

In 2014, he held an additional charge as Commissioner of Police in Maharashtra.

From 2016 to 2018, he was posted as Commissioner of Police, Navi Mumbai.

He was then elevated to DG rank in October 2018 and was entrusted with the responsibility of looking after the forensic science laboratories in the state.

Currently, in 2021, he replaced Mumbai police chief Param Bir Singh and working on Ambani’s security case. he is the current Police Commissioner of Mumbai.


•President’s Police Medal,
•Vishesh Seva Padak,
•Antarik Suraksha Padak.


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