JAMMU: In its series of welfare measures for police personnel, Director General of Police Dilbag Singh on Friday sanctioned welfare loan in favour of 225 personnel of J&K Police. Meritorious scholarship has also been granted to twenty six wards of police personnel.
As per the orders issued, Rs 2,20,95,000 has been sanctioned as welfare loan in favour of 225 personnel and the loan will be recovered in monthly installments. Welfare loan has been sanctioned in favour of these personnel to meet their expenses of different natures including self treatment, treatment of dependents, education of wards, self marriage, and marriage of wards.
DGP also granted scholarship in favour of 26 meritorious wards of police personnel of class 10th who secured 80 percent and above marks during the academic session 2017-18. The scholarship of Rs 1,42,000 has been granted in favour of these meritorious students.
Police headquarters has been sanctioning loan and relief in favour of needy police personnel as also scholarships and rewards for wards of slain and serving police personnel under different schemes to boost their morale.