|Birth Date||Yennehole Village, Karnataka|
|Education||CES college in D.N. Nagar|
|Serving||Maharashtra Police Department|
|Parents||Radha Nayak, Badda Nayak|
Daya Nayak is a police officer of Maharashtra police who joined police force in 1995. He is one of the popular encounter specialist in India who killed around 80 gangsters of Mumbai underworld. In 2006 he was temporarily suspended by Mumbai government due to some corruption involvement but Anti-Corruption Bureau couldn’t find any evidence against him.