DGP sanctions scholarship for wards of slain policemen | KNO

DGP sanctions scholarship for wards of slain policemen | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Jammu, April 25 (KNO) : Continuing with its efforts to boost the morale and support to the wards of martyrs, retired and serving police personnel, Police Headquarters J&K sanctions scholarship to the wards of Police personnel their lives in violence/ militancy related incidents in the State and also sanctions meritorious scholarships in favour of wards of serving Police personnel, under different categories. As a part of this, Director General of Police Dilbag Singh as per a statement issued to KNO has sanctioned rupees two lakh seventy six thousand in favour of 41 wards of those police personnel who had laid down their lives in violence/militancy related incidents in the State. The scholarship was sanctioned for the academic year 2018-19 out of Central Police Education Fund. Out of these 41 wards Rupees 12,000/ each have been sanctioned in favour of three wards who are pursuing post graduation degrees and 10,000/ each have been sanctioned in favour of twelve wards of martyrs who are studying in higher secondary or pursuing graduation. Similarly, rupees 6,000/each have been sanctioned in favour of sixteen wards who are studying in middle or secondary classes and rupees 2,400/ each have been sanctioned for ten wards who are studying in primary classes.(KNO)