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3 Prison Personnel conferred President’s Medal for Meritorious Service

Director General’s Prison Medal awarded to 2 Superintendent Jails and 8 others on the eve of Republic Day '2019

Jammu - J&K, January 25th 2019: On the occasion of Republic Day 2019, 3 Prison Personnel have been awarded prestigious President’s Correctional Service Medal for Meritorious Service. Sh. Abdul Razak Malla, Assistant Superintendent presently Incharge District Jail Leh, Sh. Mohinder Singh Assistant Superintendent, Sub Jail Hiranagar and Sh. Yog Raj Head Warder, Central Jail Jammu (Kotbhalwal) are among the recipients. All these officials have risen from the rank of warders due to their hard work, dedication and extra ordinary performance in the field and were thus recommended/nominated by the State Government for the said award.

Personnel conferred President’s Medal
Sh. Abdul Razak Malla, Asstt Supdtt District Jail Leh
Sh. Mohinder Singh, Asstt Supdtt, SJ Hiranagar
Sh. Yog Raj, Head Warder CJ KB Jammu

Meanwhile 10 officers and officials have also been awarded Director General’s Prison Medal for their consistent and outstanding performance in their duty/job by the J&K Prison Department. They include Superintendent Jails Ms Saba Shawl, presently posted as Principal Institute of Correctional Services Mishriwalla Jammu, Shri Mushtaq Ahmad Malla Superintendent District Jail Kathua, Pharmacist Sh. Shuban Lal Bhat, District Jail Jammu, Headwarders Sh. Ashok Kumar of Sub Jail Hiranagar & Sh. Manjeet Singh District Jail Jammu, SG Warder Sh. Pawan Kumar of District Jail Udhampur and Prison Warders Mohd Hussain, Sub Jail Reasi, Bilal Ahmad Khan and Altaf Hussain both from Central Jail Srinagar and Shri Kulbir Singh of Direction Office. The award carries cash reward as well as commendation certificate.

Personnel conferred Director General’s Prison Medal
Ms. Saba Shawl, Principal ICS Mishriwalla Jammu
Sh. Mushtaq Ahmed Malla, Supdtt Jail Kathua
Sh. Ashok Kumar HW Sub Jail Hiranagar
Sh. Manjeet Singh, HW Driver District Jail Jammu
Sh. Pawan Kumar SG Warder District Jail Udhampur
Sh. Mohd Hussain, Warder Sub Jail Reasi
Sh. Bilal Ahmed Khan, Warder Central Jail Srinagar
Sh. Altaf Hussain, Warder Central Jail Srinagar
Sh. Kulbir Singh, Warder Prisons Directorate
Sh. Shuban Lal Bhat, Pharmacist District Jail Jammu

Director General of Police, Sh. Dilbag Singh, IPS who also holds the charge of Director General Prisons congratulated all the officers/officials for their achievement and hoped that this will boost their morale and will also serve as a beacon light for the others to follow.

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