JAMMU,Director General of Police, Dr. S.P Vaid has granted scholarship of Rs. 6.77 lac in favour of 117 wards of police personnel, who have laid their lives in different militancy related incidents or died while in service.
Scholarship of Rs.5 lac was sanctioned for 58 wards of 40 police martyrs out of Central Police Education Fund for the year 2016-17 and 2017-18.These wards are reading in different classes.
Similarly, scholarship of Rs. 1.77 lac has been sanctioned for 59 wards of 32 deceased police personnel, who died while in service due to natural or accidental deaths. The scholarship has been granted out of Central Police Welfare Fund for the academic year 2016-17.