Head constable to be awarded PM`s police medal
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Last Updated: Wednesday, February 15, 2012, 20:18
  
Chandigarh: A head constable of Haryana Police will be presented with the Prime Minister's Medal for Life Saving for the year 2011 for his heroic act in rescuing a man who had fallen into a canal.

Satyawan has been chosen for the prestigious award for rescuing the man, who along with his vehicle had plunged into a canal from a bridge in Yamunanagar in 2009, an official release said on Wednesday.

The head constable, who is posted as a PCR vehicle driver, is among 18 other police personnel in the country upon whom the prestigious award would be conferred.

The award will be presented to them at the closing ceremony of the 55th All India Police Duty Meet at Nashik city from February 18 to 25, the release said.

PTI


First Published: Wednesday, February 15, 2012, 20:18


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