Bhubaneswar: Former DGP of Odisha SN Tiwari passed away at a private hospital on Wednesday, informed a family source.
The retired IPS officer was 81 and he was battling with cancer. He is survived by his wife and two sons.
DGP Abhay expressed his grief on a microblogging site over demise of former chief of Odisha Police.
The 1963-batch retired IPS officer had held several position in Odisha police. He had served as the DIG of Central Range, Director Intelligence, Director (Directorate of Prison) and DG of Odisha Police.
Besides, Tiwari had successfully completed his term as the Joint Secretary of Intelligence Bureau on central deputation.