DGP Sanctions Special reward of about Rs 9 lakh for meritorious Police wards

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Srinagar, Oct 9: Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbag Singh has sanctioned meritorious scholarships in favour of 110 wards of serving Police personnel who have secured 80 per cent and above marks in the annual examination of 12th during the academic session 2017-18.
An amount of Rs 6,87,600 scholarship have been sanctioned out of Central Police Welfare Fund for these students, a police spokesman said here this evening.
Similarly, 17 wards of serving police personnel have been sanctioned reward of Rs 1000 each as scholarship for qualifying different competitive examination during the year 2018 by the DGP. These meritorious wards include six selected for MBBS/BDS, eight selected for BTech/BE while three others have got selected for other courses through competitive exams.
Police Headquarters has been sanctioning scholarships and rewards for wards of martyred and serving Police personnel under different schemes to boost their morale.