1NameDr.A.Ravi Shankar, IPS
2Educational  QualificationsMaster’s Degree in Police Management  
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)  
Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital &  Health Care Management – Symbiosis, Pune
3Awards / Rewards2020 – President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service
2020-Athi Utkrusta Seva Padak
2019-Utkrusta Seva Padak
2019-Best Election Management Award for Loksabha Elections, AP from ECI, India
2019-National Intellectual Property Award
2010-Indian Police Medal for Meritorious Service 2006-National I.T Innovation Award in E-Governance
2005-United Nations Medal for Peace Keeping in Kosovo
2003-Presidents Police Medal for Gallantry 
2003-Antrik Suraksha Seva Padak
2001-AP State Govts. Golden Nandi Award for Best Socially Relevant Documentary Film  
4Present Place of PostingCommissioner of Police, Visakhapatnam City.  
5Date of Joining into Police Service04.09.1994
6Previous PostingsCommissioner of Police, Visakhapatnam City.
Director General, Vigilance & Enforcement Ex. Officio Prl. Secy. to Govt., General Administration Dept., AP
Commissioner, Special Enforcement Bureau, AP
ADGP, Law & Order, AP
ADGP, Provisioning & Logistics, AP
IGP, Law & Order, AP
IGP, Provisioning & Logistics, AP
DG, Drugs & Copy Rights, AP
CEO, Aarogya Sri, AP
DIG – National Investigation Agency DIG, Karimnagar Range, AP
DIG, Warangal Range, AP
Addl. Director, ACB (A&R), (C&T)
Jt. Director, ACB, Hyderabad
SP, Special Intelligence Branch, Hyderabad
AIG, Law & Order, AP.
GOI, UN Peace Keeping Mission, KOSOVO
SP, Guntur District
DCP, North Zone, Hyderabad City
SP, Nizamabad District
OSD, Operations, Warangal District
ASP, Bellam Palli, Adilabad District
Assault Commander, Greyhounds, AP  
7Outstanding Achievements, if any1) National Intellectual Property Protection Award in 2019 by Govt. of India for busting Pan India Counterfeit Spurious Drugs network.  
2) Letter of Commendation by Directorate of Major Crime (UNMIK) for War Crimes investigation – 2005