Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot
today said that the government was making all efforts to
accelerate growth and improve the living conditions of its
Unfurling the national flag amid unprecedented security
cover at Sawai Man Singh Stadium here on the occasion of 65th
Independence Day, the Chief Minister also expressed concern on
the issues of terrorism and corruption.
The Chief Minister gave away the President Police Medal to
two officers -- Sunil Kumar Mehrotra (IPS), Additional
Director General-Jail and Vijay Singh (RPS)-Deputy SP -CID
He also honoured 16 others policemen with Police Medals
IPS officers Anand Kumar Srivastava, Ashok Rathore,
Malini Agrawal, RPS officers Hariram Gehlot and Kailash
Chandra Chauhan, Inspector Ram Singh Charan, Sub-Inspector Gop
Singh, Assistant-Sub Inspector R R Dhabai and six Head
Constables and two Constables were given Police Medals.
Eight were given Homeguard and Civil Defence Service
medals for their outstanding contribution, two police officers
including one IPS officer, were given revolvers and merit
certificate. Also, two IPS officers were given certificates
for their outstanding performance.
Certificate of merit were also given to 10 government
officers and employees.
Gehlot also honoured with certificates four persons,
including Flight Lieutenant Nivedita Choudhary, for their
School students and folk artists presented a cultural
performance during the function.