Manoj Sashidhar is an IPS officer from the 1994 batch of the Gujarat cadre. He is known for his works as he is considered as one of the honest and sharp vision IPS officers in the country.
Currently, he is serving as the Joint Director at the Central Bureau of Investigation. He made the headlines when Central Government has handover the Sushant Singh Rajput’s mysterious suicide case to CBI, and he will supervise the investigation in the case.
Manoj Sashidhar Wiki/Biography
Born in 1970, Manoj Sashidhar’s age is 50 years as of 2020. He was born and brought up in a middle-class family in Gujarat, India.
He completed his early schooling from a private school in Gujarat. After that, he enrolled himself at a Delhi School of Economics & Loyola College, Chennai from where he completed his graduate course.
Since childhood, he was passionate about being an IPS officer and always wanted to serve the nation. He started preparing for UPSC examinations and in 1994 he cleared the UPSC examinations and become an IPS officer in Gujarat cadre.
Date of Birth
Private School in Gujarat
College / University
Delhi School of EconomicsLoyola College, Chennai
Family, Girlfriend & Relationships
Manoj Sashidhar belongs to a middle-class Hindu family in Gujarat, India. He follows the Hindu religion and holds an Indian nationality. There is not much information available about his parents, sibling, and other family members.
Manoj Sashidhar’s marital status is married. There is not much information available about his wife and children. Currently, he is living in Gujarat, India with his family.
Manoj Sashidhar Family
Manoj Sashidhar Wife
Manoj Sashidhar is a decent looking man with an attractive personality. He has a strong body build up with an impressive physique. He is 5 feet and 10 inches tall and his body weight is around 75 Kg.
He has black color hair and also has black color eyes. His body type is rhomboid muscular. He doesn’t have any tattoo inked on his body.
Manoj Sashidhar started his career as a joint commissioner in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. After that, he also worked as DCP in the crime branch and Police Commissioner in Vadodara, Gujarat, India.
He also worked as Additional DGP in Gujarat State Intelligence Bureau and after that, he was promoted by the Indian government as the Joint Director at the Central Bureau of Investigation.
Recently, he has been appointed to supervise the mysterious suicide case of late Bollywood Sushant Singh Rajput, as the Central Government handover the case to the CBI for investigation.
He along with Gagandeep Gambhir and SP Numupr Sharma will supervise the investigation in the case. He is known for his work as he has done a remarkable job in crime investigation and controlling law and order.
Facts and Information
As per reports, Manoj Sashidhar is considered as a blue-eyed boy of Prime Minister Shree Narendra Modi. He is a fearless police officer who ensured speedy investigation in many high profile cases.
He will be at the helm in CBI for five years and it was said that he was recommended by the CBI Director Rishi Kumar Shukla, at the time of his appointment as Joint Director of Central Bureau of Investigation.