R C Tayal (IPS:1980:AM) took over as the new Director General (DG) of National Security Guard (NSG) on 11th June, 2015.
Before joining NSG, Mr. Tayal was serving as the Special Director General in paramilitary CRPF and was heading its formation in Jammu and Kashmir. He has been honoured with Police Medal for Meritorious Service on the occasion of Independence Day, 2011.
Mr. Tayal is expected to serve till August next year when he is scheduled for superannuation. This post fell vacant after incumbent chief J N Choudhury retired on May 31.