Chandigarh, June 23, 2014: The Punjab Government today declared “Parakaram Padak” awards for internal security operations. The notification has been issued in this regard.
Disclosing this here today, a spokesperson of Home Affairs & Justice Department, Punjab said that the Punjab Government would grant monetary benefit to the awardees of “Parakaram Padak” who received non-grievous injuries in any type of operation or counter insurgency operation or on internal security operations. They would be granted one time monetary benefit of Rs.25000 with “Parakaram Padak”. He said that those receiving grievous injury/injuries would be awarded Rs.50000with “Parakaram Padak” to boost the morale of police officer/officials in general and police force in particular.