Imphal: The “Union Home Minister’s Medal for Excellence in Investigation” for the year 2023 have been awarded to 140 police personnel.
SP Pravin Dadaso Ingawale serving in Manipur is among UHM’s Medal for Excellence awardees
This medal was constituted in 2018, with the objective to promote high professional standards of investigation of crime and recognize such Excellence in Investigation. It is announced on August 12 every year.
Among the personnel receiving these awards, 15 are from CBI, 12 from NIA, 10 from Uttar Pradesh, nine each from Kerala and Rajasthan, eight from Tamil Nadu, seven from Madhya Pradesh and six from Gujarat and the remaining from the other states/UTs/organisations. These include 22 women police officers.