3 Tihar jail officials get President`s medal

Three Tihar jail officials, including an Assistant Superintendent, have been awarded with President`s Medal for their distinguished service on the occasion of Independence Day.

New Delhi: Three Tihar jail officials, including an Assistant Superintendent, have been awarded with President`s Medal for their distinguished service on the occasion of Independence Day.
"Three prison officials - assistant superintendent Rishi Kumar, head warder Yash Pal Negi and warder Sunil Kumar - have been awarded President`s Correctional Medal for meritorious services on the occasion of Independence Day," Tihar Jail spokesperson Sunil Gupta said.
Last year, two jail officials, assistant jail superintendent Hansraj Singh and jail warden Mohammad Aslam were honoured with the award.

PTI