Avtar Singh, inspector, on rank promotion (ORP), has also been bestowed with President Police medal for his distinguished services. Avtar joined Chandigarh police as a constable in 1979 and was promoted as a sub-inspector in 2009. Later, he got the rank of ORP in November 2012. He has remained with the Police Control Room and CID and won the President medal for meritorious service in 1997 as well. Avtar is currently posted with the UT inspector general of police (IGP) RP Upadhyaya's office.