Cuttack: Tushar Sharma, wife of DGP Rajendra Prasad Sharma, breathed her last at Shri Ram Hospital in New Delhi Sunday morning. She was 52.
Tushar, who suffered from lung-related disease for a long time, was undergoing treatment at Shri Ram Hospital.
Sharma was appointed to the IPS in 1986 and is a part of Odisha Cadre. He started his career as an ASP (under training) at Police Training College, Angul as well as Bhubaneswar before being posted as SDPO, Rayagada.
He served as SP in districts like Kalahandi, Berhampur, Dhenkanal and Balasore between 1990 and 2001. He also served as Commissioner of Police in Bhubaneswar. He served as D.I.G. of Police, CID, Crime Branch and D.I.G. of Police, Central Range, Cuttack.