President’s Police Medals, Jammu & Kashmir Police Medals announced
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JAMMU: 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.
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 awards.
Those who have been awarded the President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service are Danesh Rana, ADGP (Coordination), PHQ, and Vijay Kumar, ADGP Kashmir Zone. IG CRPF Srinagar Sector Charu Sinha, Commandant 25th Bn CRPF, Armed Police Complex Budgam Rakesh Singh Joon, DIG (GD) ITBP, SHQ Leh Sandeep Khosla also to be awarded the President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service.
Aijaz Ahmed Zargar, Senior Superintendent of Police, a member of Jammu and Kashmir Police Service of 2004 batch, has been conferred the prestigious Police Medal for Meritorious Service by the President of India on the eve of Republic Day 2023. He is one amongst the 29 other officers from Jammu and Kashmir to receive the prestigious award. The officer has performed on various important positions especially DySP Leh, DySP Doda, Additional SP Kulgam and Samba. Having Masters Degree in Geography from University of Jammu, Zargar has earlier been conferred with the DGP’s Medal (Twice), Police Medal for Gallantry (Thrice) and Jammu and Kashmir Police Medal for Gallantry (Thrice). Others who have been awarded with Police Medal for Meritorious Service include SP Awantipora Mohd Yousif, SSP Amarjit Singh, SO TO SPL DG Crime, SP Syed Al Tahir Gilani, West Zone Srinagar, SP Ajaz Ahmed Zargar, Jammu, SP (S) Mohd Syed Shah, PHQ, SP Sanjay Kumar Sharma, Rural Jammu, Inspector Pushapjeet Singh, SKPA Udhampur, Inspector Sanjeev Bakshi, Police Hospital Jammu, Inspector Gulzar Ahmad Malik, ACB JAMMU, SI (M) Bagwan Singh Bandra, PHQ, Head Constable Abdul Gaffar Hajam, SDRF 1st Bn. Baghat Barzulla, Srinagar, Stanzin Nurboo SSP (AIG of Police) Leh and Ghulam Ali Inspector SO Building Leh, Sanat Kumar Dutta, DC, 24th Bn BSF, Baramulla, Biswajit Bhunia Sub Inspector (RM) BSF, FTR HQ Kashmir, Dinesh Chandra Tiwari, Assistant Sub Inspector (GD) BSF, STC Udhampur, Suresh Chandra Singh Negi, Constable (WC) BSF, 33rd Bn Panthachowk, Trilok Singh, CT (Kahar), 171 Bn BSF, Nowshera, Devendra Singh Negi Commandant 33rd Bn CRPF Preet Nagar, Gangyal, Jammu, Hariom Khare, Commandant 160 Bn CRPF, FCI Camp, Chatha Jammu, Deepak Sharma, Assistant Commandant (MIN) CRPF CH, Bantalab Jammu, Bhim Singh, Assistant Commandant, 192 Bn CRPF Srinagar, Hanuman Prasad, Inspector/GD, 183 Bn CRPF, Pulwama, Mahabor Singh, Inspector/GD, 166 Bn CRPF, NEW PCR Camp Sidhra, Jammu, Gyan Prakash Singh, ASI/GD, 24 Bn CRPF, Yatri Niwas Kulgam, Krishna Ram, HC/carpenter, GC CRPF, Hiranagar, Manasa Ram, INSP/MT, GC CRPF, Srinagar, Raj Kumar Rana, CT/KS, RTC CRPF Srinagar, Kundan Lal, SI/Band GC CRPF, Jammu.
25 Jammu and Kashmir Police personnel have been awarded the Police Medal for Gallantry for their bravery. They include SSP G V Sundeep Chakravarthy, SP Shazaad Ahmed Salaria, DySP Sheezan Bhat, SDPO Furqan Qadir, Inspector Amjad Hussain Mir, Inspector Khalid Fayaz Math, ASI Abdul Rashid, ASI Mushtaq Ahmad Bhat, ASI Ab. Hamid Reshi, ASI Lateef Ahmad Ganie, ASI Mohd Yousuf Malik, HC Harpaul Singh, HC Mohd Abass Wani, HC Asgar Ali, HC Ab. Hamid, CT Tariq Ahmad Ganie, CT Imran Ali Sofi, CT Waseem Mohi-Ud-Din Lone, CT Bilal Ahmad Wani, CT Sheeran Abmad Ganai, CT Mohd Rafiq Dar, CT Veerinder Manhas, SgCT Charan Singh Charak, SgCT Parveez Ahmad Khan and SgCT Fayaz Ahmad Ganie.
Fire Service Medal for Gallantry have been awarded to Selection Grade Fireman Firdous Ahmad Khan and Fireman Bashir Ahmad Ahanger while Home Guards & Civil Defence Medal for Gallantry have been awarded to Head Constable (HG) Sudhir Kumar and Selection Grade Constable, (HG) Surjeet Singh.
Meanwhile, J&K Lt. Governor’s administration has announced the Jammu & Kashmir Police medal for Gallantry and Meritorious Service. 174 Police personnel have been conferred with the Medals.
Jammu & Kashmir Police Medal for Meritorious has been conferred upon 06 officers. Those who have been awarded are DIG Sujit Kumar, DIG Mohd Suleman Chaudhary, SSP Samir Rekhi, SSP Zahid Naseem Manhas, DySP Vishal Manhas and Inspr Deshbir Singh.
168 JKP personnel have been awarded with the Jammu & Kashmir Police Medal for Gallantry on the occasion of Republic Day 2023. They Include SSPs Dr. Vinod Kumar, Rakesh Balwal (Two) , G.V. Sundeep Chakravarthy, Yougal Kumar, Shabir Nawab, Ghulam Jeelani Wani; SPs Iftkhar Talib, Tanushree, Iftkhar Talib, Naresh Singh; Addl. SPs Mohd Majid Malik, Pardeep Singh, Tanweer Ahmad Dar, Feroz Ahmad, Pardeep Singh, Pardeep Singh; DySPs Surinder Singh, Mohan Lal, Mohd Usman, Mohd Aslam Wani, Mohd Usman, Mohan Lal, Ishan Gupta, Sumit Kumar Sharma, Khalid Ashraf, Syed Peerzada Mujahid-ul-Haq, Sarfaraz Bashir Ganai, Rohit Kumar, Salim Jahangir Lone, Himayun Muzzammil, Faizan Ali, Anzar Shah, Vaseem Mehmood, Zafar Mahdi, Ajaz Ahmad, Gazenfer Syed, Sarfaraz Bashir Ganai, Rashid Younis, Ajaz Ahmad; Insprs Majid Hassan Khan, Tanveer Ahmad Khan, Mir Kazam, Musir Asgar, Vikram Kundal, Yasir Rashid Bhat, Nayat Ali, Sudhir Sharma, Mohd Rafiq, Dalbir Kour; SIs Sheikh Adil Bashir, Tauseef Ahmad Khan, Amit Raina, Mukhtar Ahmad, Tauseef Ahmad Khan, Amit Raina, Farooq Ahmad, Anchal Singh, Mohamad Younis Khanday, Reyaz Ahmad Mir, Reyaz Ahmad Mir, Mushtaq Ahmad Sheikh; ASIs Faroz Ahmad Dar, Vikram Kumar Raina, Zahoor Ahmad, Sandeep Singh, Abdul Hamid Gogar (Famda), Zahoor Ahmad, Farooq Ahmad Mir, Bashir Ahmad Chachi, Bikram Kumar, Ajay Kundal, Jaswinder Singh, Manzoor Hussain Peer; PSIs Shivam Narang, Karan Kumar, Vimal Singh; HCs Habibullah Lone, Ayaz Ahmed Khan, Imtiyaz Ahmad Bhat, Mohd Shafi Parray, Farooq Ahmad, Raman Kumar, Tajinder Singh, Reyaz Ahmad, Firdous Ahmad Bhat, Sunney Duggal, Sajad Ahmad Malik, Maajid Afzal Wani, Gh. Mohi-u-Din, Mohd Qasim Gujjar, Mohd Amin Mir, Abdul Hamid Khan, Javid Ahmad Wagay, Ashwani Thusoo, Tanveer Ahmad Babzada, Paul, Parvaze Ahmad Paray, Naseer Ahmad Tota, Mazafar Hussain Shah, Tariq Ahmad Wagay, Farooq Ahmad Awan, Sajad Ahmad Bhat, Jatinder Singh, Mohd Shafi Shah, Sudhir Pandita; Constables Rouf-al-Sadat, Sheeraz Ahmad Ganai, Wasim Raja, Ab. Majeed Malik, Sami-Ullah Shah, Mulkh Raj, Mehraj-ud-din Dar, Amir Ahmad Wani, Nazir Ahmad Taploo, Sameer Singh, Amandeep Singh, Mohd Iqbal Mir, Naveed Maqbool, Syed Azhar-u-Din, Tariq Ahmad Mir; Sgcts Karan Singh, Tariq Ahmad Bhat, Shameem Ahmad Khan, Amit Bhat, Zaffar Iqbal Dar, Sameer Ahmad, Showkat Ahmad, Safiullah Qadri (now deceased), Satinder Pal Singh, Bilal Ahmad, Kifayat Hussain Bhat, Sakander Ali, Mushtaq Ahmad Wani, Bilal Ahmad Rather, Zubair Ahmad Rather, Saifullah Majeed Khosa, Bilal Ahmad, Tariq Ahmad Dar, Barkat Ali Dar, Javaid Ahmad, Yash Paul, Iqbal Ahmad Mir, Maneer Ahmad, Mohammad Maqbool Lone, Mohd Rafiq Sheikh, Tariq Ahmad Wani, Basharat Hussain Mangral, Rashad Rashid, Mohd Mubarak Wani, Irshad Ahmad Malik, Rajesh Sharma, Imran Khan,Jan Mohammad Ganai, Ajay Koul, Fayaz Ahmad Khan, Gulzar Ahmad Lone, Ishtiaq Ahmed Khan, Altaf Ahmad Bhat, Jahangir Ahmad, Altaf Ahmad Bhat, Sheeraz Ahmad Pal, Aijaz Ahmad Lone; Followers Aijaz Ahmad Wani, Mohd Mahmood, Mehraj-ud-din Khan, Mohd Reyaz, Javid Ahmad Shah.