10 freedom fighters from Northeast to be honoured by Centre as part of the 70th Independence Day celebrations.
Police medals announced
LR Bishnoi, Additional Director General of Police, Railway and in-charge of the IGP, BTAD, has been selected for the President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service.
An official release said 17 police persons of the State have been selected for Police Medal for Meritorious Service. They are: Durga Mohan Baishya, SP (Commn), APRO; Aswini Narzari, SP (Commn), APRO; Anil Ch Sarmah, SI (UB), DSB, Dhemaji; Taher Uddin Ahmed, SI (RM), APRO; Kishore Singh Rai, SI (AB), 1st APBn, Ligiripukhuri; Prafulla Boruah, ASI (Opr), APRO; Bagaban Talukdar, ASI (UB), Police Commissionerate, Guwahati; Ripun Dutta, ASI (UB), PTC, Dergaon; Jatin Ch Deka, ASI, 3rd APBn, Titabar, Jorhat; Satyajit Dey, ASI (UB), CID; Dharmendra Borah, ASI, 1st APBn, Ligiripukhuri, Nazira; Kailash Sarmah, Havildar (AB), PTC, Dergaon; Thaneswar Gogoi, Havildar (AB), Golaghat; Kumud Ranjan Das, Constable (Opr), APRO, Assam; Abon Khanikar, ABC, 3rd APBn, Titabor, Jorhat; Madhuri Mech, WPC (AB), Police Commissionerate, Guwahati, and Ghana Kanta Baruah, UBC, SB.
Three Fire Service men have been selected for Fire Service Medal for Meritorious Service. They are: Upendra Nath Baishya, Kuladhar Choudhury and Aman Ulla Ali.