Liremo Tsopoe Lotha, IPS. (File Photo)
New Delhi, January 25 (MExN): Liremo Tsopoe Lotha, IGP (Trg&Bdr), Kohima has been conferred with the President's Police Medal (PPM) for Distinguished Service on the occasion of Republic Day, 2020.
According to the list of Award of Service Medals or Gallantry Medals on the occasion of Republic Day released by Ministry of Home Affairs today, 3 other Nagaland Police personnel were also listed from the ‘Police Medal (PM) for Meritorious Service.’
The awardees are S Tokiumong Yimchunger, IGP; Chuba Walling, Dy Comdt, 9th NAP Bn IR Saijang and Rishamo Philip Yanthan, OC PS- II, Mokokchung.
A total of 1,040 medals and awards will be awarded to police personnel from across the country on the occasion of Republic Day on January 26.
It includes 4 personnel for President’s Police Medal for Gallantry (PPMG); 286 Police Medal for Gallantry (PMG).
Another 93 were selected all over India to be conferred with PPM for Distinguished Service while there were 657 to receive PM for ‘Meritorious Service.’