20 SMC employees awarded

20 SMC employees awarded

The Presidential Awards were given by Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir division, Rohit Kansal, during Republic Day celebrations in Srinagar''s Bakshi Stadium.

Twenty employees of the Srinagar Municipal Corporation were handed over medals for their “meritorious services in Jammu and Kashmir after the awards were conferred on them by President of India Pranab Mukherjee", an official handout from the SMC said.

“The Presidential Awards were given by Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir division, Rohit Kansal, during Republic Day celebrations in Srinagar’s Bakshi Stadium,” it added. 

“Those conferred upon with awards include Chief Sanitation Officer Manzoor Ahmad Taray, SMC Secretary Hilal Ahmad Deewani,  Estates Officer Issar Ahmad Khan, Ward Officer Nazir Ahmad Baba and GIS Engineer  Civil Altaf Hussain Mir,” the official handout said. 

“Retired chief enforcement officer Hakim Ejaz Ali was also awarded for his services besides a number of enumerators. SMC employees’ union president Nazir Khan hailed the SMC officials on the occasion.”