Shri Banshi Dhar Sharma (Chief Advisor)
An IPS Officer of West Bengal cadre. Has held a number of important charges in Police Department including the charge of Addl. S.P., Barrackpore, Superintendent of Police, Murshidabad and South-24 Parganas Districts and Dy. Commissioner of Police in Calcutta Police before being promoted as D.I.G of Police.
Has also worked in Border Security Force as DIG at Jaisalmer and IG in Jammu & Kashmir, both charges on Indo-Pak border.
Was posted as Inspector General of Correctional Services, West Bengal for five and a half years and was Head of prisons in West Bengal during this period. As Head of Prisons of West Bengal State, a number of path-breaking initiatives were taken by him. He, among many other initiatives, introduced the concept of culture therapy for transformation of the inmates in correctional homes by exploring their hidden talents and imparting them with human dignity through public performances and exhibitions of their talents in various fields.
He is currently ADG,BSF and Special DG East.