BHUBANESWAR: The state police headquarters has streamlined the method of conferring the DGP’s commendation awards on excellent performers. Whereas there was no fastened schedule earlier to offer away such awards, the police wing has now determined to current the DGP’s commendation letters to deserving officers yearly.
DGP Abhay on Wednesday issued an order, detailing the customary working process (SOP), for the choice of the recipients. He has requested the heads of various institutions of the state police to strictly observe the SOP.
The DGP has been commending the officers for his or her excellent work as and in relation to his discover. Nonetheless, it has now been proposed to streamline the method. The commendation can be issued as a printed signed certificates, Abhay’s round stated.
Excellent work within the fields of investigation and prosecution, counter Maoist/terrorist operations, profitable drives towards drug trafficking, organised crimes, financial offences, cybercrimes, restoration of arms/ammunition and execution of non-bailable warrants, amongst others, can be thought of for the choice of personnel for the DGP’s commendation.
The heads of the police institutions involved will make entries concerning the awards within the service books of the recipients. The district police headquarters will publish an order to confer the DGP’s commendation on the personnel chosen from their respective areas. The proposals for the DGP’s commendation can be despatched by the district police places of work to the inspector basic of police (personnel) for scrutiny. Every DGP’s commendation will bear a operating serial quantity.
If a proposal is put forth for Indian Police Medal for meritorious service, the President’s Police Medal for distinguished service, the Governor’s Medal and the DGP’s Disc Medal, such officers will be thought of for DGP’s commendation certificates. In contrast to the DGP’s Disc medal, which is given solely to the uniformed police personnel, the DGP’s commendation letter will be given to any workers of the Odisha Police, the order stated.
The commendation certificates ought to be handed over to the recipients in particular person by the heads of the police institutions. The certificates shouldn’t be despatched to the recipients by put up, the order learn.
The state police headquarters has additionally determined to current the DGP’s disc medals posthumously to 46 police personnel, who died of Covid-19. Such medals would even be posthumously conferred on Debasis Sethy and Sudhir Kumar Tudu, two commandos of the Particular Operations Group (SOG), who have been martyred throughout an anti-Maoist operation in Kalahandi district on September 9 final. The medals can be given on the event of the 86th Odisha Police Formation Day on April 1.