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Basant Rath (IPS): Wiki, Bio, Ethnicity, Net Worth, Age, Wife & more (2023)

Basant Rath (IPS) biography

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Who is Basant Rath (IPS)?

Basant Rath, who was born in 1972, is now serving as the Inspector General of Police for the Jammu and Kashmir Police. Rath was born in the the village of Uttarkashi, which is located in the Pipli neighbourhood of the Puri district in Odisha. His father, Hrushikesh, was a farmer and a priest in the local community. He is a member of the Indian Police Service (IPS) and graduated from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU). His cadre in the IPS is 2000.

Wikipedia Profile

Full NameBasant Kumar Rath
Known AsBasant
Date of Birth1972
Age51 years (as of 2023)
Birth PlaceUttarsahi, Pipli, Puri, Odisha, India
ProfessionIPS Officer
CasteUtkala Brahmin
Current LocationIndia
Basant Rath Wikipedia


What is the caste of Basant Rath? He belongs to the Utkala Brahmin Community.


What is the age of Basant Rath ? His current age is 51 years (as of 2023).

Educational Career

SchoolLocal High School
Alma MaterJawaharlal Nehru University
Highest QualificationPost Graduate
Basant Rath Educational Career

More about Basant Rath

Following his resignation in June 2022, Basant Rath gained a lot of popularity. On social media, Basant Rath expressed his desire for Jammu and Kashmir to be included in the BJP if he ever decides to run for public office. Recently, he had raised severe charges against UT senior officer Dilbag Singh, and he requested President Droupadi Murmu to dismiss him from service. Rath sent a long ‘Thank You’ message to join politics in order to serve the people of J&K. Less than a fortnight after prolonging his suspension for another six months until January of the following year, the Ministry of Home Affairs has handed away early retirement to Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Basant Kumar Rath, who graduated in the year 2000. This action was taken in the name of “public interest.”

Height & Weight

Height5 feet 8 inches (approx)
Weight60 kg (approx)
Hair ColorBald
Eye ColorBlack
Basant Rath Physical Appearance

What is the height of Basant Rath? He has an attractive physique and a lovely appearance and has a height of 5 feet 8 inches (approx) and a weight of 60 kg (approx)

Net Worth

What is the Net Worth of Basant Rath? His net worth is 20-30 Lakhs INR (approx) (as of 2023).

Family, Marital Status, Wife

Marital StatusWill update
WifeWill update
Father / Mother Father: Hrushikesh
ChildrenWill update
Basant Rath Family

Social Media

The social media links to his accounts in Twitter, Facebook, YouTube & Instagram are given below:

Likes & Dislikes

Favourite ActorAkshay Kumar
Favourite ActressPreity Zinta
Favourite FoodNorth Indian Cuisine
Favourite Place Goa
Favourite ColorBlue
Basant Rath Likes & Dislikes


What is the religion of Basant Rath?

Basant Rath follows Hinduism.