Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Wednesday congratulated all gallantry award winners of Jammu and Kashmir Police saying that the entire nation is proud of your selfless service, courage, grit and determination.
In a tweet, LG Sinha wrote, “Heartiest congratulations to all gallantry award winners of @JmuKmrPolice. The entire nation is proud of your selfless service, courage, grit and determination.”
” I also salute the bravehearts who sacrificed their lives while defending the sovereignty and integrity of the country”, he said.
Ministry of Home Affairs (GoI) on Wednesday announced the President’s Police Medal for Gallantry, Distinguished and Meritorious Service on the eve of Republic Day- 2023. 38 personnel from Jammu and Kashmir Police are among awardees which include 25 Medals for Gallantry, 02 medals for Distinguished Service and 11 medals for Meritorious Service.
Director General of Police, J&K, Dilbag Singh has congratulated the JKP officers/officials who have been awarded these prestigious medals. He said that the force is proud of its gallant and meritorious officers and Jawans, who, by the virtue of their valour and dedication in the field of public service have achieved the honour.
Shri Singh has expressed hope that the awardees will continue their efforts in public service and garner more appreciation for the organisation and the Nation as well. He hoped that more and more J&K Police personnel would be inspired and encouraged by these Medal for Meritorious has been conferred upon 06 officers. Those who have been awarded are DIG Shri Sujit Kumar, DIG Shri Mohd Suleman Chaudhary, SSP Shri Samir Rekhi, SSP Shri Zahid Naseem Manhas, DySP Shri Vishal Manhas and Inspr Shri Deshbir Singh.
168 JKP personnel have been awarded with the Jammu & Kashmir Police Medal for Gallantry on the occasion of Republic Day 2023