Mr.Misra, a 1977(RR) IPS officer from UP cadre, retired in 2012. He had a Masters in Botany
and a gold medal in law, from Allahabad University.
in 1991….when he single handedly took the formidable western U.P. mafia, head
(2). President’s Police Medal for Meritorious Services (1994)
(3). President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Services (2000),
into the “infamous police recruitment scam” of UP. The report lead to registration of more than 40 criminal cases against 25 senior police officials,on charges of corruption and malpractices.
complete overhaul of the police recruitment process in UP. The new system was
lauded by the union government and is being replicated in several other places.
recognised & commended by the Uttar Pradesh government for his contribution, in
treatment & rehabilitation of more than hundred and fifty mentally challenged, wandering destitute men and women, picked up from the streets of Lucknow.He is the only police officer in the country, twice nominated by the Govt. of India as
an executive member of the Animal Welfare Board of India, in recognition of his
work towards animal welfare.He initiated a clean Gomti drive along with a few friends in 1999, through
voluntary ‘Shramdan’. The endeavour drew appreciation from the then prime
minister and formed the blueprint of the official ‘Gomti Action Plan’. Same
group has to its credit renovation and reclamation of more than a dozen
neglected parks and water bodies in Lucknow.
He had successfully spearheaded the anti-polythene campaign and
anti-cracker drive during Diwali in Lucknow and Jabalpur.
He is presently the vice chairperson of the ‘Uttar Pradesh Braj Teerth Vikas Parishad’, a body chaired by the Chief Minister of UP.