MIRPUR (AJK)

The AJK government will confer medals and cash awards upon nine police officers in acknowledgment of their outstanding performance on Monday (today).

The include DIG Mirpur Division Dr Khalid Mahmood, SSP Mirpur Raja Irfan Salim, DIG Headquarters Muzafarabad Sardar Gulfraz Khan, DSP HQ Mirpur Khawaja Abdul Qayyum, DSP HQ Bhimbher Raja Nadim Arif, Sub Inspector Bhimbher Muhammad Sagheer (late), Sub Inspector Bhimbher Ashfaq Hussain and Driver Allah Ditta.

Azad Jammu & Kashmir President Sardar Muhammad Yaqoob Khan will give away the medal and cash awards to the aforesaid police officers in a ceremony to be hosted at Kashmir House in Islamabad.

SSP Salim is the only police officer who has been approved for the Quaid-e-Azam Police Medal and President Police Medal at the same time along with the cash awards of Rs300,000 and Rs200,000 respectively, AJK government sources stated quoting an official notification issued by Home Department.

President has approval to bestow these awards along with cash upon SSP Irfan Salim and DIG Mirpur Division Dr Khalid Mehmood Chauhan, SSP Mirpur Raja Irfan Salim, DIG Headquarters Muzafarabad Sardar Gulfraz Khan, DSP HQ Mirpur Khawaja Abdul Qayyum, DSP HQ Bhimbher Raja Nadim Arif, Sub Inspector Bhimbher Muhammad Sagheer (late), Sub Inspector Bhimbher Ashfaq Hussain and Driver Allah Ditta from Bhimbher District Police in recognition of their his extra ordinary bold courageous and brave performance through unearthing and apprehending.