Vadodara/Rajkot: City police commissioner Anupam Singh Gahlaut and Amreli district superintendent of police (DS) Nirlipt Rai along with other cops were awarded with the ‘DGP’s commendation disc’ for the extraordinary work done in their areas.
Four other policemen from Vadodara city and one police constable from Amreli were also given the award that the state government initiated for the first time this year.
ACP BB Rathod got the award for his investigations into rape and murder of a two-year-old girl that led to the accused’s conviction during his tenure in Rajkot. Karelibaug police inspector, R I Jadeja has been awarded for his work during the floods in the city last year while woman’s police inspector, J R Solanki was recognized for her active work in solving women’s cases. Traffic constable Anees Mohammed Niyaz Mohammed also bagged the award for being pro-active their duties. tnn