The police force of Uttar Pradesh will be recognized and felicitated in Lucknow on 26th August, 2015. These bravehearts will be recognized for their contribution to the society by India News – Uttar Pradesh under their unique initiative ‘Shaurya Samman’, presented by Su-Kam, co–presented by Rajesh Masale and powered by Dreamz Infra Ventures with health partner Rama Medical College Hospital and Research Centre.
Honourable Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Shri Akhilesh Yadav will grace the occasion with his presence as the Chief Guest along with several dignitaries, leaders and celebrities from the Uttar Pradesh region. Shaurya Samman, with its first year in Lucknow, will acknowledge the gallantry of the unsung heroes of the Uttar Pradesh police force.
The selection process will be stringent and the nominees will be further accredited by an eminent jury panel consisting of noted personalities like Mr. Jagmohan Yadav, DGP, Uttar Pradesh; Justice Vishnu Sahai, Retired Judge of Allahabad High Court; Dr. Sandeep Pandey, Social Activist and Winner of Ramon Magsaysay Award for Emergent Leadership; Mr. Arvind Kumar Goel, Social Worker & Philanthropist and Mr. Deepak Chaurasia, Editor-in-Chief, India News.
The award categories are:
•Outstanding Act of Bravery
•Award for Bravery (Posthumous)
•Outstanding Contribution in Solving Case
•Outstanding Effort to Save Human Lives
•Outstanding Effort in Traffic Management
•Outstanding Effort in Community Building
•Outstanding Effort in Training & Research
•Outstanding Expert of Cyber-Crime Solutions
•Lifetime Achievement Award
Commenting on this initiative, Mr. Kartikeya Sharma, Managing Director, iTV Network said, “Shaurya Samman recognizes the officials of the police force who have exhibited exceptional bravery and valour while carrying out their duties. It is a privilege for us to felicitate those who have rendered distinguished service to the society.” He further adds, “We express our deepest gratitude to these officers for their commitment and service to the society and nation.”
Mr. Deepak Chaurasia, Editor-in-Chief, India News said, “India News Shaurya Samman aims to honour all the valiant personnel of Uttar Pradesh police force who have provided exemplary services to the society by protecting us. It is the much needed acknowledgement of the sacrifice of the police force.”
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