|Department Indian Police Service||Name C. Babu|
|Awards President's medal for devotion to duty,Prime Minister's medal for life saving,Chief Minister's medal for gallantry,Chief Minister's medal for devotion to duty, Special Task Force bravery medal and President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service.|
Rank Additional Director General of Police
Books You too can become an I.P.S. Officer
Education Bharathidasan University, Annamalai University
Similar People K Vijay Kumar, Irai Anbu, Walter Devaram, U Sagayam
Dr c sylendra babu ips adgp coastal security group tamil nadu
Dr. C. Sylendra Babu IPS (born 5 June 1962) is an Indian Police Service Officer of the 1987 batch belonging to the Tamil Nadu cadre. As of 2012, he is serving as the Additional Director General of Police of the Coastal Security Group, Tamil Nadu. He holds a Ph.D. in Criminology from the University of Madras. He is a voracious reader, motivational speaker and an avid fitness enthusiast.
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- Personal life
- Police career
- Positions held
- Awards and Honours
- Sports management career
Ayutha poojai special vasithathum nesithathum dr c sylendra babu ips october 21 2015
Sylendra Babu attended the Govt Higher Secondary School, Kuzhithurai. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture degree from the Agricultural College and Research Institute, Madurai and majored in agriculture from the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore. Later, he obtained a Bachelor of General Law and Master of Arts in Population Studies from the Annamalai University and was awarded a Ph.D. for his thesis on "Missing children" by the University of Madras. In 2013, he obtained a Master of Business Administration degree in Human Resources. Currently, he is pursuing a course in Computer science and Cyber crime investigation.
Sylendra Babu is known to follow a strict training regimen and has written a Tamil book on Physical fitness. He has actively participated and supported various sport activities such as swimming, athletics, shooting and cycling. During the course of his police training, he was awarded the RD Singh Cup for Swimming at the National Police Academy, Hyderabad. In December, 2004 he represented India for the 100 metres event in the Asian Masters Athletic Championships, Bangkok. He has also participated in several 10k runs such as the Chennai Marathon and the Coimbatore Marathon. He led a contingent of 26 marine commandos for the Half Marathon event in the 2014 Auroville Marathon.
In February 8, 2013 Sylendra Babu organized and participated in an 890 km cycle rally from Chennai to Kanyakumari along with the members of Coastal Security Group and Indian Coast Guard. The rally was over a period of 10 days and aimed at creating awareness about the functioning of Coastal police and the Coast Guard among coastal residents. Being an ardent shooter, he has also participated in various police and civilian shooting competitions.
Sylendra Babu joined the Indian Police Service (IPS) as a member of the 1987 batch. He was trained at the National Police Academy, Hyderabad. He has served as the Assistant Superintendent of Police,in Gobichettipalayam, Salem and Dindigul and as the Superintendent of Police, in Chengalpattu, Sivaganga, Cuddalore and Kancheepuram districts and as the Deputy Commissioner of Police, Adayar-Chennai. He has also served as the Deputy Inspector-General of Police of Viluppuram Range and as the Joint Commissioner of Police, Chennai. Later, he became the DIG of Police, Tiruchirapalli before becoming the Chief Vigilance Officer in Karur, served as Commissioner of Police, Coimbatore prior to becoming Inspector General for Northern Zone, Chennai.
He was promoted to the rank of Additional Director General of Police on April 2012 and is currently ADGP, Costal Security Group, Tamil Nadu.
During his tenure as the commissioner of Coimbatore city, he introduced computer literacy programme in various schools in association with Lead India 2020. The schools are also adopted by the local police station under the program. He has organized free karate camps for children from the poor economic section. He has also initiated karate camps in various women's colleges.
Awards and Honours
Sports management career
Sylendra Babu was manager of the Indian national athletic team in various events. He held this role for the 2002 Asian Athletics Championships – Colombo, Sri Lanka, the 2003 World Championships in Athletics – Paris, France and the 2007 World Championships in Athletics – Osaka, Japan. He was also appointed an observer of the Indian athletics contingent for the 2008 Summer Olympics, Beijing.
Sylendra Babu is the current president of the Throwball Federation of India, Tamil Nadu and also the vice-president of the Tamil Nadu Athletic Association. During his tenure as the president of the Coimbatore Rifle Club, from February 2010 to June 2011, he took the initiative to open rifle clubs in various schools across Tamil Nadu.
He is the author of several books,