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In recognition of the courage and bravery displayed during various duties and distinguished/ meritorious service rendered by Border Security Force personnel, the President of India is pleased to award 60 Medals which include 08 Police Medal for Gallantry (PMG) including 03 Posthumously, 05 President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Services (PPMDS) and 47 Police Medal for Meritorious Services (PMMS) to the BSF personnel on the occasion of “REPUBLIC DAY- 2019”.

POLICE MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY (PMG) POSTHUMOUSLY

               
Constable Mohamad Ramzan Parray Constable Nitin Kumar Head Constable A Suresh


POLICE MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY (PMG)

           
Constable Sudhir Hembrom Constable Tapas Paul Constable Jagjeet Singh Constable Pravindra Kumar Constable Barun Kumar

PRESIDENT’S POLICE MEDAL FOR DISTINGUISHED SERVICE

Shri Rajesh Nirwan, Inspector General Shri S K Tyagi, DIG Shri J K Singh, DIG
   
Shri S P Singh, Deputy Commandant Sub Inspector Sugan Lal Chouhan


POLICE MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY

01.     Constable Late Mohamad Ramzan Parray, 73 Bn BSF

Constable Mohamad Ramzan Parray an inhabitant of village Hajin, Distt-Bandipur (J&K), a highly militancy infested area of North Kashmir had joined BSF as a Constable on 21.01.2011.

While availing a short leave, on 27.09.2017 at about 2100 hrs, he was intercepted by a group of heavily armed militants at his home in the village but showing indomitable courage, Constable Mohamad Ramzan Parray countered the militants alone and foiled their plan to abduct him. In the night hours, same day, two militants from the same group barged into his house with an intention to abduct him. But Constable Mohamad Ramzan Parray and his family members put a valiant fight and almost succeeded to overpower one of the militant, however another militant shot Const Mohamad Ramzan Parray from a close range and injured him severely, later he succumbed to his injuries.

In recognition of his indomitable courage and bravery Const Mohamad Ramzan Parray has been awarded with Police Medal for Gallantry (Posthumously).

02.     Constable Tapas Paul and Constable Sudhir Hembrom, 21 Bn BSF

          On 23.11.2016 at about 1130 Hrs, Pakistani troops resorted heavy shelling in area of Army post Balbir and own FDL Keran with an intention to infiltrate militants. Const Tapas Paul and Const Sudhir Hembrom who were deployed at the highly sensitive OP post near FDL Keran were keeping a close watch in the AOR. Around 1330 Hrs, an Arty shell exploded near the OP post resulting grievous injury to both of them. Despite being injured and bleeding profusely, they kept on retaliating the fire and maintained domination, which foiled an infiltration attempt of militants backed by Pakistan Army.

          In recognition of their exemplary courage and heroic action, Const Tapas Paul and Const Sudhir Hembrom have been awarded with Police Medal for Gallantry.

03.     Constable Jagjeet Singh, 21 Bn BSF

          On 29.10.2016 at about 1330 Hrs, while deployed at FDL Mainbore, Constable Jagjeet Singh faced heavy firing from across the border. Displaying extreme courage Constable Jagjeet Singh effectively retaliated the enemy firing. During action, he sustained multiple splinter injuries on left shoulder and face. Despite being injured, he continued retaliation, affected damage to enemy FDLs which forced them to stop fire.

In recognition of his extreme gallant action, Constable Jagjeet Singh has been awarded with Police Medal for Gallantry.

04.     Head Constable A Suresh, 78 Bn BSF

          On 17.01.2018 at about 2105 Hrs, HC A Suresh was deployed as the Naka Commander at forward duty point BOP Baquarpur in Jammu region. Suddenly, Pakistani troops, across the border, started firing with flat trajectory weapons towards the duty point. Displaying immense courage and valour, the party under HC A Suresh effectively retaliated the Pak firing and put a stiff resistance. During exchange of fire, HC A Suresh sustained grievous injury and succumbed to his injuries.

In recognition of exemplary courage and immense battle prudence, HC A Suresh has been awarded with Police Medal for Gallantry (Posthumously).

05.     Constable Nitin Kumar, Constable Pravindra Kumar and Constable Barun Kumar, 40 Bn BSF

          In intervening night of 2/3 Oct’ 2016, Constable Nitin Kumar and Constable Barun Kumar of 40 Bn BSF were deployed for night duty of CI Post Stadium Colony, Baramulla. While on duty around 2200 hrs, they heard unusual barking of stray dogs in the near vicinity. After assessing the situation, Constable Barun Kumar directed Constable Nitin Kumar to check the suspicious movement while he covered Constable Nitin Kumar. Const Nitin Kumar tactically traced a human movement and raised alarm. He was fired upon by militants, which was retaliated by Const Barun Kumar, Const Nitin Kumar and Const Pravindra Kumar from adjacent morcha. Militant also lobbed a grenade, as a result Constable Nitin Kumar received multiple injuries but by displaying the highest sense of combat audacity and courage in adverse situation, he returned to the bunker and started retaliatory fire. Constable Barun Kumar also fired from his weapon. Despite injuries, Constable Nitin Kumar, Constable Pravindra Kumar and Constable Barun Kumar effectively retaliated which forced the militants to flee from the spot. The gallant action of these Constables apparently foiled a suicidal strike of heavily armed militants.

          In recognition of their gallant action, bravery and courage, Late Constable Nitin Kumar (Posthumously), Constable Pravindra Kumar and Constable Barun Kumar have been awarded with Police Medal for Gallantry.

List of PMMS Awardees


S. No
Rank Name Remarks
  DIG SHRI DINESH KUMAR BOORA  
  DIG SHRI MRITYUNJAYA KUMAR  
  COMMANDANT SHRI TEJINDER PAL SINGH SIDHU  
  COMMANDANT SHRI MANJINDER SINGH  
  COMMANDANT SHRI ANIL KUMAR SINHA  
  COMMANDANT SHRI KALYAN KANTI MAJUMDAR  
  COMMANDANT SHRI TARNI KUMAR TIU  
  COMMANDANT SHRI ANIL VERMA  
  COMMANDANT SHRI RAMESH KUMAR  
  COMMANDANT SHRI BALWANT SINGH PANGTEY  
  2IC SHRI RAJENDRA SINGH  
  2IC SHRI ROOP CHAND CHANDRA  
  DC SHRI JAL DHARI MEENA  
  DC SHRI BRIJ KISHORE DWIVEDI  
  DC SHRI BABU LAL KISKU  
  DC SHRI HARI RAM MEENA  
  DC SHRI RAJEEV MOHAN KOSHIK  
  DC SHRI BHUPINDER VIKAS  
  DC SHRI RASHBEHARI DUTTA  
  DC SHRI NAGESHWAR SINGH DHAKA  
  DC SHRI BRAJENDRA SINGH PARIHAR  
  DC SHRI AKHIL CHANDRA MANDAL  
  AC SHRI RAM BHAJ  
  INSPECTOR SHRI BAGATAWAR SINGH  
  INSPECTOR SHRI ASHOK KUMAR  
  INSPECTOR SHRI BALKAR SINGH  
  INSPECTOR SHRI KAPIL KUMAR SINGH  
  INSPECTOR SHRI JOGINDER SINGH  
  INSPECTOR SHRI SUNIL KUMAR  
  INSPECTOR SHRI JAI SINGH VERMA  
  INSPECTOR SHRI HARIBA SURYAKANT DHADAKE  
  INSPECTOR SHRI KESHAV PRASAD SINGH  
  INSPECTOR SHRI INDRAPAL SINGH KUSHWAH  
  INSPR/MIN SHRI SURESH KUMAR  
  INSPR/ COMN SHRI SAMBHU NATH HALDER  
  INSPR/ CIPH SHRI T MADAN MOHAN REDDY  
  SI SHRI GAJENDRA SINGH SENGAR  
  SI SHRI KHUMAN SINGH  
  SI SHRI HARJIT SINGH  
  SI SHRI VIRENDRA SINGH  
  SI SHRI BHAGWAN SINGH SHEKHAWAT  
  SI SHRI KISHORI LAL  
  SI SHRI RAM AVTAR  
  SI/Min SHRI KAMLESH PRASAD  
  ASI SHRI RAM RAJ  
  HC/ UPHOLSTER SHRI JAHAR DEBNATH  
  HC SHRI RIYAZ AHMED  

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