Republic Day: Total 901 Police Personnel Awarded For Police Medals News And Updates


Police Medal

Police Medal
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901 policemen have been awarded Police Medal on the occasion of Republic Day. In this, 140 policemen were given police medals for gallantry. Apart from this, 93 policemen were awarded President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service (PPM) and 668 for Meritorious Service (PM).

According to officials, the policemen who were awarded for their bravery. Of these, 80 were awarded for service in Left-wing affected areas and 45 in Jammu and Kashmir. Of these, 48 are from CRPF, 31 are from Maharashtra Police. Apart from this, 25 are from Jammu and Kashmir, nine from Jharkhand, seven from Delhi Police. Apart from this, there are other BSF and policemen from other states.