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55 BSF Personnel Conferred With Medals On Independence Day- 2023.

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On the occasion of Independence Day 2023, 55 BSF personnel have been conferred with 04 Police Medals for Gallantry, 05 President’s Police Medals for Distinguished Service and 46 Police Medals for Meritorious service.

(I) POLICE MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY (PMG) – 04

Regt No. 183102487 SI (GD) ANURAG RANJAN

No. 183102487 SI (GD) Anurag Ranjan, displayed exemplary and outstanding leadership qualities, took bold and daring decision and led the Patrolling cum Ambush Party from the front to eliminate the dreaded terrorist who had tried to infiltrate into the Indian Territory. The SO exhibited valour and outstanding professional acumenship standing shoulder to shoulder with his team in facing the bullets of the terrorists. SI Anurag Ranjan without caring for his personal safety and showing exemplary courage, dedication, comradeship made several gallant attempts in the line of fire to extricate injured Ct Sudip Sarkar to safer position with the intent of saving the valuable life of his colleague. SI Anurag Ranjan in the midst of heavy volume of fire from terrorists and Enemy FDLs, handled the operation successfully and foiled the infiltration bid. During encounter, which lasted for more than 04 hours, he continuously motivated the party to fire on infiltrators in extreme inhospitable conditions i.e. height apprx. 13500 feet in sub-zero temperature and chilling wind. He led the team with high degree of professionalism, bravery and exemplary courage. In recognition of displaying his high degree of leadership qualities, devotion, dedication and courage which resulted in successfully averting infiltration bid and neutralized one terrorist with recovery of huge cache of Arms & Amns, SI Anurag Ranjan has been awarded Police Medal for Gallantry.

Regt No. 954035701 HC (GD) ABDUL HAMID RATHER

No. 954035701 HC (GD) Abdul Hamid Rather has displayed an outstanding act of bravery, valour, professionalism and alertness. He was first to notice the suspicious movement of terrorist on the northern side of the ridge in dark pitch night. He immediately informed the party Comdr and took tactical position on available ground and fired towards terrorist. Meanwhile in response to own firing terrorists retaliated with heavy volume of fire towards own party causing him splinter injury in right leg. Inspite of being injured, HC Abdul Hamid alongwith SI Anurag Ranjan continued heavy volume of fire on the terrorists. In ensuing fierce gun battle, without caring for his personal safety and life crawled towards Ct Sudip Sarkar and made gallant attempt to extricate him at safe place. HC Abdul Hamid has shown outstanding act of valour, dedication and devotion toward the call of duty without caring for his personal safety. He took on the terrorist, averted an infiltration bid and succeeded in neutralizing the terrorist with recovery of huge cache to Arms and Amn. In recognition to his intrepid bravery, gallant action while upholding the highest traditions of the Force he has been awarded with Police Medal of Gallantry.

Regt No.121014102 CT (GD) AMARJEET SINGH & REGT NO. 130528537 CT (GD) NAVJOT SINGH

On intervening night of 07/08 Nov’ 2020, MMG Det deployed at Tower III was kept on high alert to provide immediate fire support to Ambush cum Patrolling party. Immediately  after  establishing  contact  with  infiltrators,  SI  Anurag  Ranjan  asked  for  fire support from MMG Dett and reinforcement of addition troops from Tower III post. No. 121014102 CT Amarjeet Singh along with No. 130528537 CT Navjot Singh immediately rushed towards place of incident. Despite heavy volume of effective fire by terrorists and enemy FDLs, No. 121014102 CT Amarjeet Singh & No.130528537 CT Navjot Singh continued moving towards encounter site. They reached place of incident crawling, covering distance of more than 800 mtrs in highly rugged mountainous terrain in pitch dark night. They without caring for their personal safety and life occupied location tactically and brought heavy volume of fire on terrorist from close range. They provided covering fire to own party thereby facilitating their movement in extricating CT Sudip Sarkar to safer place. Their fire prevented infiltrators approaching close to AIOS.  In recognition of their exemplary courage, dedication, devotion and highest degree of professionalism, CT Amarjeet Singh and Ct Navjot Singh have been awarded with Police Medal of Gallantry.

(II) PRESIDENT’S POLICE MEDAL FOR DISTINGUISHED SERVICE – 05

  1. Sh Ayush Mani Tiwari, IG
  2. Shri Aseem Vyas, DIG
  3. Shri Ashwani Kumar Sharma, DIG
  4. Shri Pushpendra Singh Rathore, DIG
  5. Inspr Basti Ram Nehra

(III) POLICE MEDAL FOR MERITORIOUS SERVICE – 46

  1. SHRI ASIF JALAL, INSPECTOR GENERAL, BSF
  2. SHRI SANJAY KUMAR SRIVASTAV,  DIG SPL DG (WC), BSF
  3. SHRI YUVRAJ DUBEY, COMMANDANT, 50 BN, BSF
  4. SHRI AJAY KUMAR MISHRA, 2IC, 57 BN, BSF
  5. SHRI ANU T P, 2IC, 85 BN, DIGBERIA, BSF
  6. SHRI SUNIL SOIBAM, 2IC, 74 BN, RAMBAGH, BSF
  7. SHRI VINOD SINGH, 2IC, 161 BN, PANJTILLA, BSF
  8. SHRI ANAND ARZU, DC, STC BSF CHURACHANDPUR, BSF
  9. SHRI UMESH TIWARI, DIG (MEDICAL), COMPOSITE HOSPITAL SRINAGAR, BSF
  10. SHRI NANAK CHAND, COMMANDANT, SPL DG (WC), BSF
  11. SHRI TAPAS PRAMANICK, DC (WORKS), BSF
  12. SHRI KAMAL SINGH PILANIA, DC, 50 BN BARMER, BSF
  13. SHRI KRISHNA KUMAR SINGH, DC, 64 BN, NALKATA, BSF
  14. SHRI RAJESH MEHRA, AC(PS), BSF
  15. SHRI HARMESH LAL, 2 IC, STC BSF UDHAMPUR, BSF
  16. SHRI SWARUP SARKAR, INSPECTOR (PA), BSF
  17. SHRI ARUN KUMAR SHARMA, AC, SPL DG CHANDIGARH, BSF
  18. SHRI CHARANIJIT SINGH, AC, 52 BN BSF,
  19. SHRI HARENDRA KUMAR, AC, STC BSF BAIKUNTHPUR, BSF
  20. SHRI TRIBHUWAN NATH VERMA, AC, 11 BN, KOLAR, BSF
  21. SHRI SHAMBHU PRASAD, INSPECTOR (PHARMACIST), TIGRI, BSF
  22. SHRI NIRANJAN NATH, CONSTABLE (COOK), 24 BN, SINGHPURA, B
  23. SFSHRI ISTYAK AHMED, INSPECTOR, 95 BN BHONDSI, BSF
  24. SHRI RAM LAL, CONSTABLE (COBBLER), 98 BN, BSF
  25. SHRI RAM PRAKASH SINGH, INSPECTOR, 36 BN, BSF
  26. SHRI BALBIR SINGH, SUB INSPECTOR (GD), 36 BN, BSF
  27. SHRI JELU RAM, CONSTABLE (SWPR),140 BN, BSF
  28. SHRI JIBAN KRISHANA SARKAR, SUB INSPECTOR (GD), BSF
  29. SHRI URBA DUTT BHATT, SUB INSPECTOR (GD), 133 BN, BSF
  30. SHRI HARBANS LAL, SUB INSPECTOR (GD), BSF
  31. SHRI BISWA NATH DHOBI, CONSTABLE (WM), 116 BN, BSF
  32. SHRI SURENDER MOHAN SIDHU, AC (MIN), FINANCE WING, BSF
  33. SHRI BHAGIRATH THAKUR, CONSTABLE (BB), 24 BN, BSF
  34. SHRI KOLLABHATTULA JAYA RAO, SUB INSPECTOR (GD), 169 BN, BSF
  35. SHRI NETHALA BHEEMAYYA, LNK, BSF
  36. SHRI BAL KRISHAN, CONSTABLE (WC), 60 BN, BSF
  37. SHRI PARIMAL CHANDRA HAJONG, CONSTABLE (GD), 86 BN, BSF
  38. SHRI SURENDRA KUMAR PANDEY, ASI (GD), 181 BN, BSF
  39. SHRI KALYAN SINGH, ASI (GD), 45 BN, BSF
  40. SHRI MOHANAN NAIR T R, INSPECTOR (TECH), BSF
  41. SHRI SURENDRA PRATAP YADAYV, ASI (GD), BSF
  42. SHRI SHAITAN SINGH, INSPECTOR (RO), COMMAND HQ (SPL OPS), BSF
  43. SHRI RAVI MOHAN SHARMA, INSPECTOR (RM), 11 BN, BSF
  44. SHRI AMRENDRA NATH SARKAR, SUB INSPECTOR (RO), BSF
  45. SHRI ANEG SINGH, HEAD CONSTABLE (NA), CH, TEKANPUR, BSF
  46. SHRI KRISHAN DUTT, SUB INSPECTOR (SKT), BSF

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