A Medal Investure Ceremony was held on 2nd January 2020 at National Fire Services College (NFSC) Nagpur. The chief guest was Sh Amit Shah Hon’ble Home Minister, MHA, GOI and other dignitaries included Sh Nitin Gadkari Minister of Transport and Highways GOI and Sh Nityanad Rai Minister of State of Home Affairs, GOI.
The medals were announced on Republic Day 2018 and the recipients included Late Sh Abdul Majid Wani Leading Fireman who was awarded Presidents Fire Service Medal for Gallantry posthumously. The medal was received by his son Jan Mohammad Wani. The officials who were awarded Fire service medal for gallantry included Bashir Ahmad Shah, Deputy Director Srinagar, Ghulam Hassan Wani LFM Srinagar, Ghulam Hassan Bhat MD Srinagar, Ghulam Hassan Lone LFM Srinagar & Parvaiz Ahmad Wani LFM Srinagar.
Dignitaries from MHA included DG FS/HG/CD Nagesgeshwar Rao IPS, DG NDRF, Joint Secretary MHA, Director NFSC Nagpur, & Fire Advisor. V.K Singh, IPS DGP, Prisons and Fire Services J&K was also present on the occasion and congratulated the awardees.