Independence Day: 14 Cops From Odisha Selected For Police Medals
Bhubaneswar: As many as 14 police personnel from Odisha have been selected to receive police medals on the occasion of 74th Independence Day. The medals were announced by the Ministry of Home Affairs on Friday.
The police personnel receiving Police medal for distinguished service are Benugopal Acharya, in-charge Deputy Superintendent of Police, Vigilance Division in Bhubaneswar and Biranchi Narayan Sahoo, Constable, Biju Patnaik State Police Academy in Bhubaneswar.
Ministry of Home Affairs announces list of medals to be awarded to police personnel on #IndependenceDay2020.
— OTV (@otvnews) August 14, 2020
Similarly, the cops who will be honoured with police medal for meritorious service are –
• Abhiram Kar, Additional Superintendent of Police, In-Charge A.I, Vigilance Directorate, Cuttack,
• Tapas RanjanMohapatra, Assistant Commandant, SOG, Bhubaneswar.
• Anil Kumar Mishra, Assistant Commissioner Of Police, Zone-V, Bhubaneswar.
• AnupamaMohapatra, In-Charge Deputy Superintendent Of Police, Vigilance, Bhubaneswar Division.
• Raj KishorPaikray, Additional DCP, Bhubaneswar.
• Ajaya Kumar Das, Inspector, UPD, Cuttack.
• Atul Krishna Das, Inspector, SIW, Bhubaneswar.
• Sarok Kumar Patel, Inspector, SIW, Bhubaneswar.
• Nirmal Kumar Mohapatra, Inspector, Bargarh.
• Kishore Chandra Balabantaray, Subedar, 5th IR Batallion, Boudh
• RathaLakra, Sepoy, OSAP, 4th Battalion, Rourkela.
• Mohammad Fazal Umar, APR Havildar, Vigilance, Koraput Division, Jeypore.
In medals announced by MHA today Odisha Police & Odisha Vig personnel have been awarded Two President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service and Twelve Police Medal for Meritorious Service. Congrats to all medal awardees for their dedication and hard work over decades.
— DGP, Odisha (@DGPOdisha) August 14, 2020
(Edited By Suryakant Jena)