Md. Imran Wahab is an officer of the Indian Police Service belonging to 2004 batch. In his police career spanning more than 30 years, he has held various positions within the police force and served in different districts of West Bengal. He worked in Kolkata Police for around 4 years. He holds B.Sc., M.A., L.L.B. and M.B.A. degrees and has completed Post Graduate Diploma in Human Rights and Post Graduate Diploma in Project Management.
During his tenure as Special IG and IGP of Correctional Services, West Bengal for a period of more than 4 years he made significant contribution to the correctional system and visited various correctional homes of West Bengal and interacted with both male and female prisoners including children staying with their prisoner mothers. He also visited some correctional homes in Assam, Bihar and Tripura.
This hands-on approach helped him to get profound insight into the working of prisons and the psyche of prisoners. He has also written a book entitled 'Police Investigation & Allied Matters'. As an observer deputed by the Election Commission of India, he has worked in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Assam, Bihar and Tripura (twice). He is currently posted as IGP, Provisioning, West Bengal.