The VRS request of IPS officer Rahul Sharma (IPS:1992:GJ) has been approved by the Government of Gujarat. He had submitted his papers seeking VRS in the month of November 2014 citing personal and professional reasons. He can now be relieved any point of time by the Government.
Sharma was among the officers who had worked hard to collect significant evidence as investigator in the Naroda Patiya, Gulberg Society and Naroda Gaam cases while supporting the probe in 2002. Rahul Sharma IPS is often admired for his bravery for saving the lives of 400 children in Bhavnagar during the communal riots of Gujarat of 2002.