Thirty two Railway Protection Force (RPF) Officials of South Central Railway were bestowed with the prestigious Ati-Utkrisht and Utkrisht Seva Padak for the year 2019 from the Ministry of Home Affairs in recognition of their meritorious service and dedication towards duty. 12 RPF personnel of SCR were awarded with Ati-Utkrisht Seva Padak and Twenty RPF personnel were awarded with Utkrisht Seva Padak.
The Utkrisht and Ati-Utkrisht Seva Padak Medals were instituted by the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India for the permanent police personnel throughout the Indian Union in consideration of the long term service medal based on the length of service after 15/20 years.
Shri Gajanan Mallya, General Manager, SCR complimented the awardees for their achievement. He stated that all the officials have been serving the zone with utmost dedication and devotion to duty and exuded confidence that the RPF will continue to excel. The General Manager advised the RPF personnel to carry on their exemplary work in providing security to all Rail users and property.
The Director General, Railway Protection Force, New Delhi complimented all the awardees on being conferred with the medals in recognition of their commitment and excellent service to the Nation.