K.P.S. Gill is the
publisher and editor of Faultlines, the founding President of the
Institute for Conflict Management, and a former member of the National
Security Advisory Board (NSAB). An officer of the Assam cadre of the
Indian Police Service, he served in a number of theatres of civil strife
and low intensity warfare, and, as Director General of the Punjab
Police, led the successful campaign against terrorism in that State.
Among other activities after his retirement from the Police, he writes
on internal security, political and developmental issues for a number of
newspapers and magazines. He has also published a book, The Knights
of Falsehood, exploring the abuse of religious institutions and
ideas by the politics of terrorism in Punjab.