Dehradun, January 23
Governor Aziz Qureshi will felicitate police personnel for their exemplary services on Republic Day. Yashpal Singh, sub-inspector, STF, Harish Singh, Narender Singh and Brahm Dutt, all constables, will be honoured for saving 13 children, 11 women, 13 men from drowning in the Ganga when their residential area in the Shyampur area of Rishikesh got flooded due to excessive rain on August 16 last year.

The others who have been named for the medals include Krishanpal Singh, inspector, Durga Singh, radio inspector, Rudraprayag, Vimla Rawal, inspector, police headquarters, Achalanand Chandola, sub-inspector, PHQ, Nandan Singh, sub-inspector, Udham Singh Nagar, Vidya Bhushan Negi, sub-inspector, Haridwar, Mukesh Tyagi, sub-inspector, Dehradun, and Mahesh Joshi, PHQ. 

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