Guwahati, Jan 25: A total of 14 police personnel from Assam will be conferred with the President's police medal for distinguished service and meritorious service on the occasion of Republic Day on Wednesday.
As per a notification issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs, 939 police personnel will be awarded with the medal. The number of gallantry medals will be in three categories, viz., 189 police medal for gallantry (PMG), 88 President's Police Medal for Distinguished Service (PPM) and 662 Police Medal for Meritorious Service (PM) awarded.
From Assam Additional Director General of Police (SB), Hiren Chandra Nath of Assam Police will be conferred with the President's Police Medal for Distinguished Service while 13 other police officials have been named for Police Medal for meritorious service.
Special Director General of Police (DGP) of Law and Order congratulated all the police personnel in a tweet.