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CRPF personnel bag most gallantry awards

DNMUM441237 | 8/15/2019 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :328 | India



A total of 946 police personnel have been awarded medals on the occasion of the 73rd Independence Day. The President Police Medals for Gallantry (PPMG) have been awarded to three personnel, two from Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and one from Jammu and Kashmir police.
The two CRPF personnel -- Loukrakpam Ibomcha Singh, Assistant Commandant and Constable Mohd Majahid Khan -- had a deadly brush with two armed LeT terrorists on the intervening night of February 12 and 13, 2018 in Karan Nagar in Srinagar. Meanwhile, Imtiyaz Ahmad was martyred fighting armed militants in south Kashmir’s Anantnag. After militants fired indiscriminately on the police personnel near the general bus stand of Anantnag, Ahmad was killed and constable Sha
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