Shri Keshav Kumar, former Director General of Police & Director, Anti-Corruption Bureau, Gujarat State is Patron of Lifeline Foundation. A champion of Road Safety all along his 35 years of his career as an IPS officer (1986 batch), he has been a Mentor to the Foundation since 2002.
Awarded with the President’s Police Medal twice, for “Meritorious Service and Distinguished Service”, he is the recipient of the coveted Wildlife Award “Sanctuary Asia Wildlife Service Award”. A former Joint Director of CBI, he evinced acute interest in Road Traffic Management, as early as in 1991, as SP of Kheda in Gujarat.
Forensic application in crime investigation is his passion and since 2021, he is training law enforcement officials at National Forensic Sciences University, Rashtriya Raksha University and Gandhinagar National Law University.
At Lifeline Foundation, he plans to give Road Safety a different dimension – an SOP for investigation of highway accidents intertwined with forensic interface. His life-long commitment to policing reflects his deep-rooted vocation towards public service.