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Lt Governor Manoj Sinha presents Gallantry Awards and Distinguished Service Decorations

Jammu and Kashmir Police Honours Bravery and Service at Investiture Ceremony

JAMMU, MARCH 14: The Lieutenant Governor, Shri Manoj Sinha, presented Gallantry Awards and Distinguished Service Decorations at the Jammu Kashmir Police Investiture Ceremony held at Raj Bhawan today.

During the Ceremony, 218 medals were conferred by the Lt Governor to the Police Personnel. 1 President’s Police medal for Gallantry was awarded to Constable Imtiyaz Ahmad (posthumously for Year 2019) who had attained martyrdom during terrorist attack at SoG camp, Pulwama. The medal was received by his wife Shahnaz Akhtar.

Police medals for Gallantry were awarded to 157 police personnel. Police medal for Distinguished Services were awarded to 3 retired Police Officers. Police medals for Meritorious Services were awarded to 57 Police Officers.

Among the dignitaries present on the occasion were Advisor to Lt Governor, Shri RR Bhatnagar; DGP J&K Police, Shri Dilbag Singh and other senior police officers.

The list of awardees are as under :

Investiture ceremony Awardees List-14.03.2023

President’s Police Medal for Gallantry(PPM-G)

      1. Constable Imtiyaz Ahmad (Posthumously) in the Year-2019

 Police Medal for Gallantry (PM-G)


      1. Rajinder Kumar (Posthumously)
      2. DySP Irshad Hussain Rather,(now SP) JKPS085564
      3. SSP Imitiyaz Hussain Mir, JKPS992020 (BAR  TO PMG)
      4. SI Manzoor Ahmad, EXK001898
      5. SSP Abdul QayoomThakoo, (now DIG ) JKPS993299 (BAR TO PMG)
      6. Late HC Bashir Ahmad, ARP901306. (The award was received by his son namely Suwaid Bashir)
      7. SgCt . Zakir Hussain Mir, EXK076823
      8. SI Arif Ahmad Sheikh, (now Inspr.)EXK109225



      1. HC Nissar Ahmad EXK022433  (now SI)
      2. Nissar Ahmad (now HC) ARP078607
      3. HC Gh.Ahmad Malik, (now ASI) EXK982357 (BAR TO PMG)
      4. DySPIftkhar Ahmed, JKPS116073
      5. Suresh Singh, (now HC)  ARP997586
      6. Gurjeet Singh, (now ASI)  EXK981536
      7. ASI Fayaz Ahmad, (now SI) EXK045780
      8. DySP Irshad Hussain Rather , (now SP) JKPS085564(BAR  TO PMG)
      9. Irshad Ahmad Reshi, EXK001962
      10. SI Nazir Ahmad Kuchay, (now Inspr) ARP046126
      11. Shakeel Ahmad Mir, (now HC) EXK972249
      12. Dilraj Singh, EXK002361BAR TO PMG)
      13. HC Manzoor Ahmad, (now ASI) EXK983549
      14. DySP Zaheer Abbas, JKPS116054
      15. HC Selender Singh, (now SI) ARP931810
      16. Manoj Kumar, (now HC) ARP975867
      17. DySP Imtiaz Ahmed, JKPS125810
      18. DySP Mumtaz Ali , JKPS116040(BAR TO PMG)
      19. Manzoor Ahmad Malik, (now HC) EXK126604
      20. SI Nazir Ahmad Kuchay, (now Inspr.) ARP046126 (BAR  TO PMG)
      21. DySP Amit Verma, (now SP) JKPS085558
      22. Shakil-ur-Rehman, (now ASI) ARP036261
      23. SI Pankaj Sharma, (now Inspr.) ARP046140   (BAR TO PMG)
      24. ASI Rakesh Pandita, (now SI) EXK971285 (BAR TO PMG)
      25. DySP Zaheer Abbas, JKPS116054 (BAR TO PMG)
      26. SI Davinder Singh, (now Inpsr.) ARP115630
      27. ASI Faisal Khan, (now SI) EXK973379
      28. Mohd Hussain Wani (now HC) EXK984253
      29. DySP Sajjad Ahmad Malik JKPS125719
      30. DySPTanweer Ahmed Jeelani, JKPS125816  (BAR  TO PMG)
      31. HC Ram Lal (now ASI), ARP901313
      32. DySP Tariq Ahmed Wani (now SP) JKPS085569
      33. DySP Mohd Nawaz Khanday, JKPS125736
      34. Irshad Ahmad Reshi, EXK 001962 (BAR TO PMG)
      35. DySPTanweer Ahmed Jeelani, JKPS125816 (2nd BAR TO PMG)
      36. Vinny Safaya, (now HC) EXK118894
      37. Tariq Ahmad, (now HC) EXK085788
      38. Jagjit Singh, (now HC) ARP066285


      1. SSP Shridhar Patil-IPS, (now DIG) IPS109745
      2. Masrat Ahmad Mir, ARP026108
      3. DySP Mohd Shafiq, JKPS116207 (BAR  TO PMG)
      4. DySP Baljit Singh, JKPS116206
      5. DySP Parvez Ahmad Dar, (now SP) EXK931888 (BAR  TO PMG)
      6. DySP Shahzada Kabir Mattoo, JKPS125843
      7. DySP Mir Murtaza Hussain Sohil, JKPS116043
      8. SP Harmeet Singh (now SSP) JKPS013475 (2nd BAR TO PMG)
      9. DySP Satish Kumar, JKPS127950
      10. Mohammad Ashraf Chatwal, (now Sgct.) EXK126303
      11. DySPShafat Mohammad Najar, JKPS116075
      12. Deepak Kumar, (now Sgct.) ARP097928
      13. DySP Shabir Ahmed Khan, (now SP) JKPS116028
      14. HC Hilal Ahmad, (now ASI) EXK977853
      15. HC Farooq Ahmad Mir, (now ASI) EXK026145
      16. DySPShowkat Ahmad Dar, JKPS116067
      17. DySPAjaz Ahmed , JKPS125830
      18. DySP Javaid Iqbal Tabassam , JKPS125737
      19. SI Mudasir Naseer, (now Inspr) EXK109165
      20. DySP Baljit Singh, JKPS116206 (BAR TO PMG)
      21. SgCtParvaiz Ahmad, (now HC) EXK097103
      22. DySP Mohd Shafiq, JKPS116207 (2nd BAR TO PMG)
      23. Reyaz Ahmad (now HC) EXK971469
      24. Sajad Ahmad Yatoo, (now Sgct) EXK112228
      25. DySP Shahzada Kabir Mattoo , JKPS125843 (BAR TO PMG)
      26. DySP Parvez Ahmad Dar , (now  SP) EXK931888(2nd BAR TO PMG)
      27. Sunny Bhat, (now HC) ARP095510
      28. Bilal Ahmad, (now Sgct) EXK126289
      29. ASI Mohd Ayaz Daing, (now SI) ARP952656
      30. SP Nasir Ahmad, EXJ935872 (BAR  TO PMG)
      31. DySP Kuljeet Singh, EXJ955464
      32. HC Farooq Ahmad Mantoo. (now SI) EXK012574.
      33. DySP Sajad Ahmad Sheikh JKPS116055
      34. SP Dawood Ayoub, JKPS045850
      35. Gurdeep Singh, ARP046132(BAR TO PMG)
      36. Sgct/Opr. Sajad Ahmad Khan, (now HC) TEL107589
      37. Dawood Ahmad Bhat, (now SgCT) EXK095744
      38. DySP Rashid AkberMakaye, EXK001961(BAR  TO PMG)
      39. DySP Sandeep Bhat, (now  SP)JKPS116025
      40. SI Kuldeep Kumar Koul, (now  Inspr) ARP046125
      41. DySP Mir Murtaza Hussain Sohil, JKPS 116043 (BAR TO PMG)
      42. Ashaq Hussain Para, EXK001757
      43. SI Mohd Iqbal, (now Inspr) ARP119315
      44. DySPAjaz Ahmed, JKPS125830 (BAR  TO PMG)
      45. Javed Ahmad Khan, (now Sgct) EXK106694
      46. DySPGowhar Ahmad Khan, (now SP) JKPS085557
      47. Irshad Ahmed Wani, (now Sgctt ARP078815
      48. SP Dawood Ayoub, JKPS045850 (BAR  TO PMG)
      49. Rayees Ahmad Bhat, (now Sgct) EXK105456
      50. HC Mohd Hussain Wani, (now SI) EXK973356
      51. DySPFayaz Hussain Shah, JKPS116021
      52. HC Rehman, (now SI) EXK962181
      53. ASP Ashish Kumar Mishra, (now SP) IPS136010


      1. Nazir Ahmad Lone, EXK993935
      2. InsprTasleem Ahmad EXK001779
      3. Syed Javaid Mujtaba Gillani- ADGP IPS941234(BAR TO PMG)
      4. SSP Shridhar Patil, (now DIG) IPS109745 (BAR TO PMG)
      5. SSP Altaf Ahmad Khan (now DIG) JKPS993592 (BAR TO PMG)
      6. Zulfkar Ali, ARP046146
      7. SI Subzar Ahmad Sheikh, (now INSPR) EXK117836
      8. HC Aftab Aslam, ARP031447
      9. Tejpal Singh, (now HC) ARP075960
      10. SP Sheikh Zulfkar Azad, (now SSP) JKPS013524(2nd BAR TO PMG)
      11. Mehboob Hussain Banday, EXK002159
      12. Badder Hussain, (now SgCt) ARP001673
      13. Ajaz Masood Chacket, (now SgCt) EXK116546
      14. Naseer Ahmad Beigh, (now SgCt) EXK125860
      15. Ct Mohammad Rameez Bhat EXK076825
      16. SI Iftikhar Ahmad Badam (now Inspr) ARP115585
      17. ASI Abdul Ahad Baba, (now S.I) EXK911251
      18. Akeel Ahmad Malik, (now Sg.ct) EXK095881
      19. SP Ashish Kumar Mishra,, IPS136010 (BAR TO PMG)
      20. DySPAzhar Rashid Teli, JKPS135823
      21. DySPSachit Sharma, JKPS135821
      22. ASI Mohd Ashraf Baba, (now SI) ARP872281
      23. FollSalinder Singh Bali ARP 126218
      24. Jatinder Singh Gaddi, ARP085492
      25. Mohd Shafi Bhat, EXK116228
      26. Ramees Ahmad Bhat, EXK098063 (BAR TO PMG)
      27. HC Nisar Ahmad Dar,(now ASI) EXK991268
      28. DySP Sayed Zaheer Abbas Jafari, JKPS116057
      29. Mohd Yaqoob Jehra, (now SgCt) EXK021859
      30. Mohd Bhat, JKPS116044
      31. Yog Raj, ARP035642
      32. DySPShafat Mohmmad Najar, JKPS116075 (BAR TO PMG)
      33. Nisar Ahmad Bhat, ARP046110 (BAR TO PMG)
      34. Sakit Koul, ARP095488
      35. SI Sanjeev Dev Singh, ARP996974
      36. HC Arfat Ahmad Rather, (now ASI) EXK108383
      37. Farooq Ahmad Khan, ARP076086
      38. DySPAfrat HussainJKPS125811
      39. SI Masroor Ali Wani, ARP109301
      40. ASI Manzoor Ahmad Lone, (now SI) EXK926081
      41. Zahoor Ahmad Lone, , (now Sgct) EXK116547
      42. Mir Ishfaq, , (now Sgct) TEL107138
      43. DySPShowkat Ahmad Dar, JKPS116067 – (BAR TO PMG)
      44. Sgct Haneef Mohmad Bhat, , (now HC) EXK135681
      45. Hilal Ahmad Misgar, (now Sgct) EXK106535
      46. Ct Mohammad Rameez Bhat EXK076825 (BAR TO PMG)
      47. DySP Satish Kumar, JKPS127950 (BAR TO PMG)
      48. SP Pram Vir Singh Balwal, , (now SSP) JKPS017333 (BAR TO PMG)
      49. DySP Syed Javeed Ahmad, JKPS116036(BAR TO PMG)
      50. SI Amjad Hussain Mir,(now Inspr) EXK109479
      51. Shahzada Kabir Mattoo, DySP, JKPS125843 (2nd BAR TO PMG)
      52. HC Muneer Ahmad Bhat,(now ASI) EXK971982
      53. G. V. Sundeep Chakravarthy, IPS SP
      54. ASI Gh. Mohammad,(now SI) EXK865567
      55. Feroz Ahmad Lone, (now ASI) EXK972661
      56. ASI Irshad Ahmad, ,(now SI) EXK972130
      57. DySP Mir Murtaza Hussain Sohil JKPS 116043 (2nd BAR TO PMG)
      58. SSP Mohd Yousif JKPS017324(BAR TO PMG)



Police medal for Distinguished Services (PPM-DS)



      1. IGP Joginder Paul Singh-IPS SPS-96, (now Retired)
      2. SSP Bashir Ahmad Khan, ARP825435, (now Retired)
      3. DySP-S Bhawani Singh, MES835873 (now Retired)

Police medal for Meritorious Services(PM-MS)



      1. Nisar Hussain Drabu, Director Prosecution Kashmir (now Retd.)
      2. DySP Riyaz Ahmad Bhat, ARP901618 (now Retd.)
      3. DySP Tariq Khursheed ARP901965
      4. ASI Reyaz Ahmad Shah, EXK831300 (now SI)
      5. Director Pros. Pawan Kumar Gupta, PHQ (now Retd.)
      6. DySP Aijaz Ahmad Mir, (now SP) EXK901914
      7. HC Angrez Singh Manhas, EXJ875808 (Retired as SI)
      8. DySP Nazir Ahmad Ganai, Retd. EXJ865562 (now Retired)
      9. SI Irshad Ahmad Jan (now Inspr MEG-821308) –(Retired)


      1. DIG Abdul QayoomThakoo, JKPS993299
      2. SSP Mehmood Ahmed, JKPS993301
      3. SSPJoginder Singh, JKPS993417
      4. SSP Imtiyaz Hussain Mir, JKPS992020
      5. SSP Ramesh Kumar Angral, JKPS991789
      6. DySPJagdev Singh, (now SP) EXJ905448
      7. DySP Zahid Saif Wani, EXJ915553 (now Retired)
      8. DySPFeroz Ahmad Qadri, EXK901536
      9. DDP Laeeq Ahmed Dar, PRO951949
      10. Akshay Khajuria, (now DySP) ARP983930
      11. Jagdeep Singh, EXJ966329 (On deputation to CBI)
      12. Ashok Singh Jasrotia, (now DySP) EXJ936088
      13. SI(M) Seema Bakshi, MEG926038
      14. SI Baghdad Hussain Shah, EXJ795617 (now Retired)
      15. ASI Balbir Singh, TEL977482
      16. ASI Sarfraz Hussain, (now SI) EXJ945422
      17. HC Sunit Singh, ARP841492 (now Retired)
      18. DySPBushan Kumar Ganjoo, (now SP)
      19. Dinesh Sharma, (now DySP) EXJ955482
      20. Rajesh Anand, (now DySP) EXJ956527
      21. HC Jagdev Singh, ARP921462
      22. HC Ashok Kumar Raina, (now SI) EXK873117
      23. Ab.HamidBeigh, (now HC) EXK983691




      1. SSP Rashmi Wazir, JKPS995590
      2. SSP Roop Raj, JKPS997739
      3. DySP Varinder Kumar, MES935985
      4. DySP Syed Mohi-Ud-Din Andrabi, ARP911773
      5. Inspr(M) Nazir Ahmad Yatoo, (now DySP(M) MEG941437 SDRF/HG
      6. ASI Bhikam Chand, (now SI) ARP835926   –(Retired)
      7. ASI Reyaz Ahmad Shah, (now SI) EXK922258
      8. ASI Sunil Jalla, EXK966290
      9. HC Nisar Ahmad Bhat, EXK931447
      10. HC Darshan Lal, EXK895674
      11. Ct Syed Muzamil Shabir,(now HC) EXK973313.
      12. SSP Shailender Singh, JKPS992997
      13. Parshotam Lal Jammu, DDP ZPHQ. (The award was received by his wife Dr. Jyoti Kiran).
      14. SSP (Telecom) Rakesh Kumar Dhar (Retd.)
      15. SSP Tejinder Singh, (now Retired)
      16. CPO Aejaz Ahmad, (now DDP)
      17. DySP Devinder Singh, EXJ955771
      18. Vishal Shoor, (now DySP) ARP985505
      19. SI Mohinder Pal Ramdasi, ARP955436
      20. ASI Tej Krishan Pandit, PHQ J&K (now Retired)
      21. ASI Mohd Sadiq,  (now SI) ARP831877
      22. HC Abdul Hamid Mir, EXK972215
      23. HC Tej Krishan, (now ASI) EXK861361
      24. Ravinder Singh, EXJ-996783
      25. Susheel Kumar, (now HC) ARP996899