Karnataka Lokayukta Bangalore
Sanjay Sahay is a post graduate from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi. He belongs to the 1989 batch of IPS, borne on Karnataka Cadre. He has accomplished a high degree of professionalism in wide and varied professional assignments and finally got groomed and refined into an officer who has 360-degree experience of all policing tasks, simultaneously maintaining keen interest in all staff functions and a passion for usage of appropriate technology in policing at all levels and in all fields. He has worked as Superintendent of Police in three districts, as IG of Eastern Range headquartered at Davangere, two UN missions in Kosovo, Yugoslavia and Southern Sudan and headed Karnataka Police Computerization, State Crime Records Bureau and Police Communications. Till recently, he was Additional Director General of Police in-charge of Public Grievances, Human Rights, Police Housing and Welfare & in-charge MD of the Karnataka State Police Housing & Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd. Presently, he is working as Additional Director General of Police, Karnataka Lokayukta located at Bangalore.
Sanjay is credited to have created Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, the Police IT based on .Net Platform, with 2.5 million lines of coding, 517 screens, 422 reports. This robust software is fully operational from 1607 locations since 2011.
Sanjay is the founding Chairman of the Karnataka State Police Electronic Systems Validation Committee created in Oct 2013 and continues to this day. He is a member of the Technical Advisory Committee of Maharashtra Cyber Security Program, a Rs. 838-Crore project. Presently, he is working for the creation of an Integrated Command & Control Center for the state.