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75th Independence Day: Country to honour 1,082 exemplary cops; Check list

By Dinkle Popli -- August 14, 2022 2:02 pm -- Updated:August 14, 2022 2:02 pm

Chandigarh, August 14: On this Independence Day, India will honour its 1,082 brave and outstanding police officers. The officers will be honoured in three categories on Independence Day 2022. These include 648 Police Medals for Meritorious Service, 347 Police Medals for Gallantry and 87 President's Police Medal for Distinguished Service.

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The 347 gallantry award winners include 204 personnel who displayed bravery during operations in Jammu & Kashmir, 80 who valiantly countered Left Wing Extremism, and 14 who saw action in the North-East.

Check the complete list of cops who will receive the prestigious honour of President Police Medals:

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-PTC News

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