Parliamentarians to honour Shahid Iqbal, Shailendra Mishra among others


Srinagar: Senior Superintendent of Police Kathua  Shailendra Mishra has made it to the list of “excellent people” to be honoured by the Parliamentarians next week in Srinagar while in the civil administration category Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary will also be honoured.

The award ceremony will be held in SKICC on March 21.

Reliable sources, according to a Kashmir based news agency, the Members of Parliament (MPs) will present awards to youth icons, media persons, social activists, medicos, para-medicals, sports persons, COVID warriors and others in an event titled “Real Hero Awards”.

Sources said that Dr Suneem, Medical Officer of 28 Battalion CRPF has been selected in the category of Health Care as frontline COVID19 warrior for his outstanding performance in the field.  

Dr Mohammad Ayub Dar, Dean and Head of Department of School of Law, Kashmir University has also been selected by the jury in the field of Education for his excellent work in the education field.

An official informed that the Members of Parliament would arrive on March 20, a day before the scheduled mega award event.

Sources said that members of the delegation were free to meet “anyone and interact with common people at the place they like and choose.” The Parliamentarian Delegation will meet various public delegations on 20 March in Srinagar.  

He informed that the event is being organized under the banner of South Asia Peace Movement.