The Union Home Minister’s Medal for Excellence in Investigation 2019, has been awarded by the Ministry of Home affairs. This year, it has been awarded to 96 Police personnel.
Brief about the award:
This medal was constituted in 2018 with the objective to promote high professional standards of investigation of crime and to recognize such excellence in the investigation by investigating officers.
The medals have been awarded to different police personnel from different across India.
The Number of personnel awarded from each state
|State||Number of Awards|
|Jammu & Kashmir||01|
The investigation team, including IPS officer MN Anucheth, Deputy Superintendent P Rangappa, and Inspector Raja, were awarded- the Union Home Minister’s Medal for Excellence in Investigation 2019, for cracking the Gauri Lankesh murder case.