SRINAGAR, JUNE 25: Stressing upon the wards of police personnel for getting modern education, the Director General of Police (DGP), Mr. K. Rajendra Kumar today said that in the present times quality education has been gaining importance for a bright career. He said that parents have more responsibilities to guide their wards towards right path so that they could become responsible citizens of the society.
Mr. Rajendra was addressing a meeting of Executive Body of Police Parivar Fund held at Police Headquarters here. The meeting sanctioned scholarships in favour of 40 meritorious students of JKP personnel.
Announcing the scholarships, he said that police organization has been taking care of the wards of its personnel including those wards whose parents have sacrificed their lives for safety and security of the people. Realizing the hardships faced by the personnel, the organization is taking various welfare measures to promote educational career of their wards which include setting up of police public schools at various district headquarters, grant of scholarships in favour of meritorious wards and the children of deceased personnel.
The scholarships have been sanctioned in favour of the wards who have secured 75 per cent and above marks in class 8th and 9th during the academic session 2014-2015.