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SHILLONG: Shillong Police on Tuesday awarded two of its Shillong Traffic Police personnel with the "Best Shillong Traffic Policeman Award" for the year 2015-2016, for dedication towards their job and their contribution towards the well being of the society.
The two STP personnel are Head Constable Mahendra Saikia of Sadar Traffic Branch and Constable Deepak Pradhan of Laitumkhrah Traffic Branch. Their hardwork was recognised by a newly set up trust titled "SMART CHARITABLE TRUST".
A Certificate of Appreciation, a Momento and Cash award of Rs. 7,000/- (Rupees Seven Thousand) was given to each.
The trust was initiated and conceptualized by Prashant Naik, Retd. Addl. Chief Secretary, Government of Meghalaya and its members included retired bureaucrats. The aim of the trust is to award common people who have contributed to the well being of Society.
Present in the Award Ceremony were the other trust members, Deputy Inspector General of Police (E/R) Meghalaya, Shillong, A.R. Mawthoh, M. Kharkrang, Superintendent of Police, East Khasi Hills, Shillong besides other Police Officers.
The award has encouraged the Police Personnel of Shillong Traffic Police to put in more effort.