R C Tayal (IPS: 1980:AM) has been appointed as Director General, National Security Guard (NSG). Currently, he is working as Special DG, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).
The post fell vacant after incumbent chief JN Choudhury retired on May 31. Mr. Tayal is expected to serve as NSG DG till August next year.
Mr. Tayal has earlier served as an Additional DG in the Sashastra Seema Bal during his stint at the center.