Bengaluru: Two police officers from the state have been conferred with the President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service, while another 17 policemen have been conferred with the Police Medal for Meritorious Service on the occasion of Independence Day.
A.S.N. Murthy, IGP at Internal Security Division, and Vijaya Kumar G. Dambal, Additional SP of Ballari District, are the two officers who have been conferred with President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service.
The following policemen have been conferred with Police Medal for Meritorious Service, M.N. Nagaraj, SP, Bagalakote District, Manjunath Annigeri, SP, SIT, Lokayukta, S. Badrinath, ACP, K.R. Puram subdivision, Bengaluru, Vinay A. Gaonkar, ACP, Cubbon Park Sub Division, Bengaluru, V. Mariyappa, ACP, Traffic South Subdivision, Bengaluru, Somalingappa B. Chabbi, ACP, North Subdivision, Hubballi City, C.A. Siddalingaiah, Inspecor, Lokayukta, Kolar, Shantharaj, Inspector (Wireless), Central Workshop, Police Headquarters, Bengaluru, Pramod S. Dhage, Inspector (Wireless), District Control Room, Bengaluru Rural District, Sreedhar Doddi, Inspector, Hospet Town police station, Ballari, K.S. Praneshmurthy, Sub-Inspector, State Intelligence, Bengaluru, P. Nagaraj, Assistant Sub-Inspector, Gandasi police station, Hassan, T.L. Mudduraju Urs, Armed Reserve Sub-Inspector, District Armed Reserve, Chikkamagaluru, C.K. Padmanabha, Assistant Sub-Inspector, District Crime Branch, Chikkamagaluru, A.M. Palangappa, Armed Reserve Sub Inspector, 3rd Battalion, KSRP, Bengaluru, K.E.
Mathew, Armed Head Constable, District Armed Reserve, Shivamogga, C. Hiriyannaiah, Armed Head Constable, District Armed Reserve, Chikkamagalur.