19 - 01 - 2021

Six cops to receive medals for meritorious service

Agartala, Aug 14,2020: Six police and TSR personnel from Tripura have been selected for 'Police Medal for Meritorious Service' on the occasion of the 74th  independence day tomorrow. The selected police and TSR personnel are : 1) Arun Lal Das, assistant commandant Agartala, 2) Sima Biswas , inspector Agartala, 3) Rakhal Chandra Nath, Subedar, Sipahijala, 4)  Gyan Prakash Toppo, Naib Subedar Kanchanpur, 5) Pradip Kumar Aditya, head constable, AD Nagar , Agartala, 6) Ganesh Chandra Majumder, Havildar , Sipahijala .

None has been conferred the awards of police medal for gallantry or presidents police medal for distinguished service. Police and state paramilitary personnel from altogether 26 states have been awarded this year. Among the states Maharashtra tops the list with altogether 58  medals including 14 for police gallantry medals while the state of Jharkhand has won 12 gallantry medals and Assam has also won 5 gallantry medals.