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939 police medals including 189 for gallantry awarded on Republic Day eve

Indian Express | 25/01/2022 03:44 PM | Click to read full article

A total of 939 service medals, including 189 for gallantry, was announced by the Union government for personnel of various central and state police forces on the eve of Republic Day. Eighty-eight personnel have been awarded the distinguished service medal while 662 have been given the meritorious service medal.

The Union home ministry published a list containing names of personnel who have been decorated with the police medal for gallantry, president's police medal for distinguished service and police medal for meritorious service.