IGP presents awards to police officials, martyrs’ families

KARACHI: Inspector General of Police IGP Sindh Shahid Nadeem Baloch on Tuesday at a ceremony in Central Police Office Karachi presented Pakistan Police Medal and Quaid-e-Azam Police Medal awards 201012 to best serving police officials and martyrs policemen’s families. The serving officers who received awards include DIG Dr Sanaullah Abbasi, SSP Fida Hussain, SSP Abdul Salam Sheikh, Captain Ghulam Azfar, Nisar Ahmed Channa and others.

Speaking at the award distribution ceremony, IGP Sindh said that sacrifices of police personnel and patience of their families was a proof that the policemen and their families were determined and courageous against terrorists and criminal elements.

“Safeguarding people, providing peaceful atmosphere, grip on law and order and respect for law abiding citizens is mandatory for policemen,” Baloch said. He further ordered assistance to the families of martyrs and induction of one of their capable blood relative in the police force.

IGP also announced to observe first Youme Shuhuda of Sindh Police after Ramazan.