MUMBAI, (GNI): The Governor of Maharashtra Ch. Vidyasagar Rao presented the President’s Police Medals for Gallantry, Police Medals for Gallantry, President’s Police Medals for Meritorious Service and Police Medals to 100 police officers and police personnel at an Investiture Ceremony held at Y.B. Chavan Pratishthan, Mumbai on Tuesday (16th Jan).
Police Constable from Gadchiroli late Ganpat Nevru Madavi was awarded the the President’s Police Medal for Gallantry (posthumously). The Medal was accepted from the Governor by Smt Meena Ganpat Madavi, wife of late Ganpat Madavi.
Twelve police officers and police personnel were awarded the Police Medals for Gallantry. Krishnalal Bishnoi, retired DGP and MD, Maharashtra State Security Corporation, Sanjay Barve, DG and MD, Maharashtra State Security Corporation, Vivek Phansalkar, Additional DG, Anti Corruption Bureau and 3 others were among those honoured with President’s Police Medals for Meritorious Service.
Eighty One (81) police officers and police personnel were decorated with Police Medals.
Ministers of State for Home Deepak Kesarkar and Ranjit Patil, Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Sudhir Srivastava, Director General of Police Satish Mathur, Commissioner of Police, Mumbai Datta Padsalgikar, police officers, police personnel and family members of police personnel were present on the occasion. Ends