37 named for Jeevan Raksha Padak
President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday approved the conferment of Jeevan Raksha Padak Award to 37 people.
Three names have been announced for the Sarvottam Jeevan Raksha Padak while six will get the Uttam Jeevan Raksha Padak .
28 people have been named for the Jeevan Raksha Padak.
Jeevan Raksha Padak series of awards are given to a person for meritorious act of humane nature in saving the life of a person. The award is given in three categories, namely, Sarvottam Jeevan Raksha Padak, Uttam Jeevan RakshaPadak, and Jeevan Raksha Padak. Persons of either sex in all walks of life are eligible for these awards. The award can also be conferred posthumously.
The decoration of the award (medal, certificate signed by the Home Minister and demand draft for lump sum monetary allowance) is presented to the awardee in due course by the respective state governments to which the awardee belongs.
The lump sum monetary allowance is given at the rate of 1,00,000, Rs.60,000 and Rs.40,000 to the Sarvottam Jeevan Raksha Padak, Uttam Jeevan Raksha Padak and Jeevan Raksha Padak awardee respectively.
The President of India has approved the conferment of Jeevan Raksha Padak Awards-2013 on the following persons:
Sarvottam Jeevan Raksha Padak(3)
1. M.Khayingthei (Posthumous), Manipur
2. Soumya Ranjan Biswal (Posthumous), Odisha
3. Ramdinthara (Posthumous), Mizoram
Uttam Jeevan Raksha Padak (6)
1. Shaashwath Raj, Karnataka
2. Arjun Oli, Uttarakhand
3. Tarang Atulbhai Mistry, Gujarat
4. Mukesh Nishad, Chattisgarh
5. Vishnu M.V.,Kerala
6. Stripleaseman Mylliem, Meghalaya
Jeevan Raksha Padak (28)
1. Sushil Kumar, Himachal Pradesh
2. Fayaz Ahmad Naik, Himachal Pradesh
3. Thomas T.T., Kerala
4. Munwar Yusuf Khan, Maharashtra
5. Niraj Kesar Thakur, Maharashtra
6. Sudhakar Gopal Mondkar, Maharashtra
7. Mangesh Ramchandra Haram, Maharashtra
8. Somnath Balaji Bharde, Maharashtra
9. Tatyasahen Arjun Bansode, Maharashtra
10. Mukesh Choudhary, Rajasthan
11. Ashish, Delhi
12. Prakash Bhushan Jha, Jammu & Kashmir
13. Suresh Lal, Jammu & Kashmir
14. Gurdev Singh, Jammu & Kashmir.
15. Raj Kumar, Uttarakhand
16. Arjan Singh, Assam
17. Sanjay Kumar, Himachal Pradesh
18. Vinod Waman Rao, Maharashtra
19. Satish Kumar, Uttar Pradesh
20. Pawan Kumar Rana, Himachal Pradesh
21. Uttam Kumar Sarva, Chhattisgarh
22. Mohammed Midhilaj P.P, Kerala
23. E. Suganthan, Tamil Nadu
24. Arambam Sanajaoba Singh, Manipur
25. Viswendra Lohkna, Uttar Pradesh
26. Satendra Lohkna, Uttar Pradesh
27. Dharmendra Kumar, Uttar Pradesh
28. Akanksha Gaute (Simmy), Chhattisgarh
(Posted on 07-01-2014)