Dr. Shankar Bidari

Dr. Shankar Bidari

Dr. Shankar Bidari

Retd. DG & IGP of Karnataka

Shankar Mahadev Bidari was the Director General and Inspector General of Police (DG&IGP) of the state of Karnataka. An Indian Police Service officer of 1978 batch, he was also the Commissioner of Police of  Bangalore city. Bidari hails from Banahatti City in Bagalkot District, Karnataka. He was succeeded as DG & IGP by Abdul Rahman Infant in March 2012.