Srinagar : Director General of Police, Dilbag Singh on Thursday granted scholarship of over Rs. 4.99 lac in favour of 63 wards of deceased policemen, said police spokesman.
“The scholarships have been granted out of Central Police Education Fund for the academic year 2017-2018,” he said.
“The wards who have been granted scholarship include 42 students upto higher secondary level, 16 of under graduation classes and 5 students of post graduation/ professional courses,” said police spokesman in a statement.
“Besides, scholarship has been sanctioned in favour of two wards of serving police personnel, who have secured above eighty percent marks in annual examination of graduation and post graduation,” he added.
“The DGP J&K has also sanctioned Special Reward of rupees ten thousand each in favour of nine wards of serving police personnel for qualifying different competitive examination in the year 2018,” said police spokesman.