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946 Presidential Medals For Police Personnel on Republic Day; Several Malayalis Among Recipients

Web Desk(Tvm)Updated: Tuesday Jan 26, 2021

NEW DELHI: 946 medals were announced for police personnel around the country as part of bequeathals on the Republic Day. Also, President’s Police Medal(PPMG)  was announced for ASI Mohanlal who died fighting terrorists in Pulwama attack, Jharkhand and ASI Banuva Uravi who lost his life in Maoist attack.

205 received police award for bravery. 137 recipients got their medal for services in Jammu Kashmir. 24 were conferred medals for serving in Maoist-infested areas. 650 personnel received presidential medal for meritorious service while 89 others received them for exemplary record.

Several Malayalis Among Presidential Medal Recipients
Intelligence ADGP TK Vinod Kumar will receive presidential medal for exemplary service while South Range IG Harshita Attaleri would be conferred with  medal for meritorious service record. Other recipiens include Police Training College SP KL Johnkutty, Pattaom KPSC Vigilance SP N Rajesh, Malapuram ASP Deputy Commandent B Ajith Kurmar, Kozhikode Additional Deputy Commissioner KP Abdul Rasakh, Kararagod Special Mobile Squad Police Station DySP K Hashish Chandranaik, Karunagapally Inspector Manjulal, Vaikom SA(GAR) K Nazar, Malapuram Sinior Police Officer K Vatsala.