A total of 855 police personnel across the country have been awarded Medals on the occasion of the Republic Day this year.
The President’s Police Medal for Gallantry (PPMG) has been awarded to three personnel, Police Medals for Gallantry (PMG) have been awarded to 146 personnel, President’s Police Medals for Distinguished Service to 74 personnel and Police Medal for Meritorious Service to 632 personnel.
All three President’s Police Medal for Gallantry have been awarded to Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel, an official press release said.
Among the 146 personnel receiving the Police Medals for Gallantry, 41 are from CRPF, Odisha Police – 26, J&K Police - 25, Chhattisgarh Police - 14, Meghalaya – 13, Uttar Pradesh – 10, BSF - 08, Delhi - 04, Jharkhand - 03 and Assam Rifles and ITBP – 01 each.
The following are the links to the lists of awardees: