SRINAGAR: Dr G A Bhat, secretary (Technical) Home department and former director general Fire and Emergency Services, has been conferred Life time achievement award by Lt. Governor of New Delhi Najeeb Jung at the Fire India-2015 International conference.
According to a statement, Bhat was awarded for his contribution towards Fire & Life Safety during the long and distinguished career spanning 36 years.
“ The International Conference & Exhibition was attended by Delegates and Exhibitors from 28 countries,” he added.
Bhat holds a doctorate and was also a fellow of Institution of Fire Engineers (UK), fellow of Institution of Fire Engineers (India), fellow of International Institute of Risk and Safety Management( UK). fellow Institute of Civil Defence and Disaster
He was also awarded President’s Fire Service Medal for Gallantry and with other prestigious awards.