GILGIT: Gilgit Baltistan’s [G-B] Inspector General of police Captian (R) Zafar Iqbal Awan has awarded a cash prize and a commendation to constable Khalid Akhtar for his courageous and extraordinary performance.
Khalid Akhtar had foiled a suicide attempt made by a women on 09-02-2015.
The women tried to end her life by jumping from new RCC Bridge Konodass into Gilgit River. On seeing the women intending on jumping into the river, Constable Khalid Akhtar intervened timely and desisted her in materializing the suicide attempt.
Inspertor General of police has awarded a cash prize of Rs. 10,000/- with a CC-1 certificate to constable Khalid Akhtar in recognition his bravery and saving a precious life.
Speaking on the occasion, the GB police Chief said that he will continue the practice of awarding the police personnel in future who will bring a good name to the department by showing marvelous performance. – Press Release